Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution's Exhibit Center

15 School St.
Woods Hole, MA 02543- Map It
Phone: (508) 289-2663

AAA Editor Notes

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution's Exhibit Center, 15 School St., offers displays about the oceanographic research conducted by the institution. Visitors can walk through a full-size model of the interior of the Alvin, a research submersible, and learn about the discovery and exploration of the Titanic. Also included are models of remote-operated vehicles and displays about deep-sea exploration and marine mammals. In summer guided tours are offered. Parking, which is limited, is on-street and metered. Visitors are encouraged to use public transportation from Falmouth. Guided tours are available.
$2; free (ages 0-9). Reservations are required for tours.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-4:30, May-Oct.; Mon.-Fri. 10-4:30, mid-Apr. through Apr. 30; Tues.-Fri. 10-4:30, Nov.-Dec. Guided tours geared toward an adult audience are offered Mon.-Fri. at 10:30 and 1:30, July-Aug. Closed Easter, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.