The Marine Science Center welcomes visitors from around the world for special events and programs. Visitors range from toddlers who are learning about the ocean to university-level researchers who are working on a field study.
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These programs include programs starting with Sea Tots for toddlers up to field trips for high school students. These are also programs for homeschooled students, summer programs and special initiatives.
Join us for a guided tour of the Marine Science Center (MSC) to learn about some of the current marine and environmental research taking place here, tour the facilities and grounds, and hear about the natural and cultural histories of East Point. Tours are open to individuals and families. All organizations (e.g., schools, scouts, clubs) and any other parties of […]
The MSC is happy to share our grounds with visiting college-level groups and visiting researchers.
The Marine Science Center utilizes a seawater system to provide filtered seawater to our tanks and aquariums. Collection of filtered seawater by non-Northeastern researchers and/or their students is permitted with prior approvals.
Intertidal Zone, Geological Studies, and Terrestrial Ecology Studies
Some of the most frequently asked questions regarding the Marine Science Center.