AAA Editor Notes
Coastal Interpretive Center is at 1033 Catala Ave. S.E. The center offers hands-on nature exhibits as well as displays describing indigenous peoples, early pioneers, shipwrecks and such natural phenomena as tsunamis. Video presentations educate visitors about beach safety, erosion, birds, wetlands and area geology. There's also an interpretive walking trail and a children's playground.
Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.