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What do ridgeway rails, garter snakes, and salt marsh bird's beak have in common? You might see one or more of these things during a Shellmaker Discovery Tour! Join one of our trained Naturalists for a nice stroll around the Back Bay Science Center located on Shellmaker Island in Newport Beach

Address: 600 Shellmaker Road. (This is a different location than the Muth Interperative Center)

Learn about the flora and fauna that live in and around the bay.

The tours are FREE and start promptly at 10am and typically last 1 to 2 hours.  Reservations Required; space is limited.

Shellmaker Discovery Tour

2019 Dates:

January 12th, February 9th, March 9th, April 6th, May 4th, June 15th, July 20th (Sold Out), August 17th (Sold Out), September 14th (Sold Out), October 19th (Sold Out), November 16th (Sold Out) and December 14th (Sold Out).

2020 Dates: 

January 11th, February 8th, March 7th, April 11th, May 9th, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 12th, October 10th, November 21st, December 19th

Shellmaker Discovery Tour: Book Now!