South Coast Center, Westerly

The South Coast of Rhode Island is home to some of the most diverse and ecologically important habitats and marine creatures. At Save The Bay’s new South Coast Center, locals and visitors alike can learn all about these amazing animals and the rivers, bays, and salt ponds that they call home.

The Center features an interactive touch tank, several aquaria highlighting local marine and freshwater species, daily storytime, a craft table, a watershed map of the South Coast and much more to educate both children and adults.


Monday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The Center is open year-round for individuals and families. There is no cost for admission. Donations to the Center are greatly appreciated and support the work of the South County Coastkeeper [missing URL] and our efforts along the South Coast to protect our invaluable local waters and ecologically significant habitats for future stewards.

Interested in bringing your school group, scout troop, or afterschool program to the Center? For pricing and details on customizing your experience, email us or call 401-272-3540 x133.