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Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre

Address: 100 Pachena Rd, Bamfield, British Columbia V0R 1B0, Canada
Phone Number: (250) 728-3301
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Ranked #2 of 3 Attractions in Bamfield
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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English first
Scotland, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Friendly, informative tour that helped us to understand the local marine environment. Interesting for kids and teens. My pre-teen really enjoyed the tour. Worth a visit.

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Very knowlegable people. I enjoyed my time studying the tide pools for hidden life. pretty amazing life happening in places that are easily overlooked if you don't pause to take a look.

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Duncan, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

You get to Bamfield by boat, or by driving over some rough roads. And when you arrive your feel like you are in a coastal fishing community, with the inlet as the mainstreet, and boats of all types running up and down. The Marine Sciences Centre is on the side with road access and worth an hours visit. Across the... More 

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