Learn about the bay during vacation
The Save The Bay Exploration Center is an interactive hands-on marine science learning center that offers educational programs and activities for school groups, families and children interested in learning more about Narragansett Bay. With 14 tanks and exhibits and over 150 species of animals that call Narragansett Bay home, the Exploration Center is a must for all wanting to learn more about Narragansett Bay and make a difference in its health.
The Exploration Center's first-ever winter season began Saturday, Feb. 2. Hours are Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., through April 19. During school vacation weeks Feb. 18 to 22 and April 14 to 18 the hours will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The center is located at 175 Memorial Blvd. at First Beach in Newport.