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Ranked #1 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Lighthouses; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Parks; Outdoors
Soaring more than 93 feet in height, this is the tallest lighthouse on the Oregon coast.
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Ranked #2 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Educational Sites; Science Museums; Museums
Owner description: A series of informative exhibits at the Hatfield Marine Science Center gives visitors a glimpse of hot topics in contemporary... more » Owner description: A series of informative exhibits at the Hatfield Marine Science Center gives visitors a glimpse of hot topics in contemporary marine science research. « less
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Ranked #3 of 18 attractions in Newport
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Ranked #4 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
Owner description: Nineteenth-century lighthouse is one of a few on the Pacific coast that was built with the light-keeper's quarters in the... more » Owner description: Nineteenth-century lighthouse is one of a few on the Pacific coast that was built with the light-keeper's quarters in the same building. « less
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Ranked #5 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: State Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Cultural
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Ranked #7 of 18 attractions in Newport
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: We invite you to immerse yourself in the mysteries of the ocean. The Oregon Coast Aquarium is a world-class marine... more » Owner description: We invite you to immerse yourself in the mysteries of the ocean. The Oregon Coast Aquarium is a world-class marine educational attraction nestled on beautiful Yaquina Bay in Newport, Oregon. The Aquarium is a living classroom for all learning styles and ages. As one of Oregon's top tourist attractions, the Aquarium is a vital educational resource for the state, with over 40,000 students visiting the aquarium each year. The Aquarium strives to be a center of excellence for ocean literacy and plays an active role in conservation and animal rehabilitation efforts. Recognized both locally and nationally for its outstanding exhibits and educational programs, the Aquarium is the 2011 and 2012 recipient of the "Best Tourist Attraction" and "Best Summer Camp for Kids" awards from the citizens of Lincoln County, Oregon. Parents Magazine, Forbes Traveler, USA Today, 10Best(dot)com and Coastal Living named the Oregon Coast Aquarium among the top ten in the nation. The Portland Business Journal listed the Aquarium as one of the top five education-based nonprofits in the state and Spirit Magazine called Passages of the Deep "The coolest 50 yards on the Oregon Coast!" « less
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Ranked #8 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

Newport Oregon has something for everyone. However, many of the following attractions are not located in Nye Beach.  The lighthouses are must sees; both Yaquina Head and Yaquina... more »

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Ranked #9 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: State Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #10 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Monument located in Yaquina Bay State Park that memorializes mariners who lost their lives at sea.
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Ranked #11 of 18 attractions in Newport
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Ranked #12 of 18 attractions in Newport
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Ranked #13 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: State Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #14 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #15 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #16 of 18 attractions in Newport
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Ranked #17 of 18 attractions in Newport
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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