Today's Schedule

Saturday, December 5, 2020

Open 10am-4pm per reservation; click on Details for more info.

Details & The Week Ahead

Hours & Admissions

Summer 2020

Open Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-4pm
Closed Monday-Friday

Reservations to enter OPSP are required.
Reservations to visit SSC are highly recommended.

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From 95 North or South

Take exit 5 on I-95 North or South to the Portsmouth Traffic Circle. Take Route 1 By-Pass South to Beaches/Hampton and continue south to Route 1. Turn left onto Elwyn Road. At the roundabout, go half way around and turn onto Route 1A South. Continue for 1.8 miles and look for our sign.

Map & Directions

Get your hands wet!

The Seacoast Science Center is the perfect place to explore, discover, and connect with nature—especially the salty kind.

Our Exhibits

Learn with Us!

Education is the first step to motivating change to protect our most valuable resource—our World Ocean.

Our Programs

Marine Mammal Rescue

Seals haul out onto the beach to rest; whales and dolphins do not. If you see any marine mammal on the beach, dead or alive, call our Marine Mammal Rescue Hotline at 603-997-9448.

About MMR

Open for visits on Saturdays and Sundays! 
Plus, open Friday after Thanksgiving, November 27th!

* Reservations Required * Masks Required *

Visitor Reservations & Safety Guidelines

Get connected to the inspirational powers of nature with SSC, indoors and out! Check out our digital resources: Your Learning Connection and DIY Odiorne Point State Park Adventures, and be sure to follow us on Facebook to see feeding times, creature features, and more!