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Ocean Creature Encounters at The Whaling Museum and Education Center

Ocean Creature Encounters

  • Dec. 04, 2021, Drop In between 1-3pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $10 or $5 members plus admission: $6; $5 seniors 62 and older and children 4-18; free for children 3 and younger and those with ​Active Military with ID
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Roll up your sleeves and get ready to meet live critters we share the Long Island Sound with in this family drop-in event with special guests from The Waterfront Center. Check out real whale bones, shark jaws and other artifacts from the museum's collections, go on a scavenger hunt, and create an ocean-tastic craft. Sponsored in part by the Long Island Sound Futures Fund.

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About The Whaling Museum and Education Center

301 Main Street

Cold Spring Harbor, NY


  • Standard hours: 11-5 M-F, 11-5 Sat-Sun
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • Our mission is to explore the ever-changing relationship between humans and whales through inquiry-based education and interpretation of artifacts that emphasize the cultural, scientific and environmental significance of Long Island and the Sea. We help members and visitors make informed decisions about our marine environment.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

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