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Address: 250 SW Bay Boulevard, Newport, OR 97365-4535
Phone Number: (541) 265-2206
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Not well kept at all; needs better management. The tour guide forgot her line during the diving show. The lighting in the room was dull. This place definitely needs some TLC.

2 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Not well kept at all; needs better management. The tour guide forgot her line during the diving show. The lighting in the room was dull. This place definitely needs some TLC.

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Salem, Oregon
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

The place is dinky, moist and slightly stinky. The "show" is short and you end up spending more time looking in the gift shop. HOWEVER, the diver that did the show was funny and watching him feed the animals was really cool. I can put up with some musty smells to enjoy seeing aquatic animals.... especially if you have ever... More 

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Belfair, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This was part of a groupon package which included Ripley's and the wax museum Our timing didn't include any shows (feedings) so it was pretty boring to the 4 girls. Only cool part was that they were under water Staff was very friendly and a nice gift shop if you're looking for souvenirs

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Roseburg, Oregon
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We visited this attraction because we paid for the $25 tickets to see this, the Wax Works, and Ripley's. We wouldn't have paid to see this attraction on its own. We walked in and were told that the "show" had started three minutes before, so we quickly walked down the stairs to the seating area. By the time we got... More 

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Long Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This was a fun little adventure on the Newport Bay Coast. The underwater sea life includes several Dungenous crab, sturgeon, old fish, starfish, and an eel. The underwater diver show was interesting & entertaining.

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Kelso, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

This place is a waste of time and money. You could tour the whole thing in about 5 minutes. Go visit the Wax Museum and Ripleys. Way better then this piece of garbage. My grandparents went there about 20 years ago and they said it hasn't changed, and I believe that. It's outdated, stinks, and the show is not worth... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Skip this place, even if you have the groupon. It is really small and dark and the fish are not in very good shape. The highlight was the 10 minute diver show. This place is closing down on Labor Day.

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Lake Bluff, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

I was expecting to go under the sea, but ended up going down some stairs into a room surrounded by fish tanks. The place looked pretty old and run down. Definitely overpriced, but I'm guessing they need all the money they can get.

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Newport, Oregon
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

There's a driver show twice a day and a lot to see. Even a pool where one can touch some starfish. I buy yearly passes and we go there often.

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Vancouver, Washington
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33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Kind of a joke, worth it if you get the 3 pack deal, or groupon. It's the same size as the upstairs, just giant fishtanks down below.

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