Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve/Peter & Mary Muth Interpretive Center

2301 University Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660- Map It
(949) 923-2290

AAA Editor Notes

Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve/Peter & Mary Muth Interpretive Center is s.e. of SR 55 at 2301 University Dr., jct. Irvine Ave. The preserve is approximately 150 acres and is considered to be one of the finest bird-watching sites in North America. The interpretive center offers exhibits and interactive displays, as well as excellent views of the bay. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Free.
Hours: Preserve open daily 7 a.m.-dusk. Center open Tues.-Sun. 10-4. Center closed major holidays.