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Review of The Whale Museum

The Whale Museum
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Whale Museum, located in beautiful Friday Harbor, Washington, opened to the public in 1979 as the first museum in the country devoted to a species living in the wild. Today, our museum continues to promote stewardship of whales and the Salish Sea ecosystem through education and research.
Reviewed July 18, 2014

The Whale Museum is very informative as well as quaint. Children and adults will be happy there. And it has a lovely gift shop and friendly staff.

1  Thank Mary R
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Reviewed July 17, 2014

This museum is pretty small, but if you're interested in the local marine life - especially the orcas, The Whale Museum is worth a visit. I'm not sure little kids (under 8) would get much out of it - not very interactive in most portions. For older kids and adults, it offers a fine educational diversion. The gift shop is nice too.

1  Thank David C
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Reviewed July 17, 2014

Lovely little museum, they did the most with limited space, walking distance from the ferry. Might not be as exciting for the kids, but it is important information.

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Reviewed July 13, 2014

Small but informative. I would visit before your whale tour so that you have a little more knowledge before the adventure out.

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed July 13, 2014

Nice little local musuem some great displays and artifacts, check it out, u walk from the ferry in a few minutes.

1  Thank crossroads2013
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