Today's Schedule

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Open 10am-4pmToday is a busy school field trip day. Please consider visiting at 1pm or later.

Details & The Week Ahead

Hours & Admissions

Open Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm

Advance tickets suggested.

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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

Admission Tickets Admission Tickets

Open Wednesday–Sunday, 10am-4pm,
plus Mondays starting Memorial Day, May 30th!

Admission Tickets

Hours, Fees & Safety Guidelines

We recommend you purchase tickets in advance to ensure entry.
Walk-in visits to SSC are subject to availability. 

Join us on Sunday, June 5th for our World Ocean Day Celebration and Our Dynamic Gulf of Maine Exhibition opening!