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Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre (NSMEC)

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Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre (NSMEC)

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473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0 Canada
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This is "a champagne and chocolate kind of tour", a leisurely, carefully curated, art journey into the personal studios of some of Canada's most celebrated artists.<br><br>We know it can be difficult to find the right kind of tour. Our tours are known for their emotional impact and cultural embodiment. Let us show you the Coast!<br><br>Skip the lines and costly ferry reservations by starting this relaxing tour off with a mid-morning pick-up from the Langdale Ferry terminal near Gibsons. Enjoy a wonderfully picturesque 37 minute ferry to the Coast where you will board your luxurious and spacious tour van and make way to your first artist studio. This exclusive tour visits four studio/galleries and focuses on getting you behind the scenes directly with the artists themselves to learn about their inspirations and artistic processes. This relaxing and highly curated 7.5-hour tour includes a delicious one-hour lunch, snacks and beverages throughout.
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A very good educational experience for children as they can touch the sea stars and examine the life up close. Clean and well maintained.
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We came for the market but stopped here first. Our girls enjoyed the touch pools and learning about the sea life, which we don’t experience on the prairies.
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We really enjoyed our visit to this aquarium. We used the touch-tanks, and were lucky enough to be there at feeding time, which was a huge bonus. I did wish for a bit more signage, with names of the species and some facts about each... but that might be because I build exhibits
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We loved this placed. It is not very big, but it is packed with interesting marine life. It was really cool that they let you touch some of their sea creatures. Their volunteers are also very friendly and informative. Valerie especially was awesome, she really engaged with
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This was a wonderful experience! Not only did I learn much, but it was deeply moving to spend time with these exquisite ocean creatures. If I lived in the area, I would return regularly as the exhibits are always changing. Volunteers are enthusiastic and well informed.
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