Ocean Adventures Park & Center

10801 Dolphin Lane

Gulfport, MS 39503

Phone: (228) 896-9182


Ocean Adventures Park & Centeroffers guests a chance to explore the interactive museum, and encounter sea creatures such as stingrays, sharks, horseshoe crabs, fish, blue crabs, sea stars, and sea urchins in the new Discovery Room touch pools. Visitors will also find a shark tooth in the fossil dig to keep as a souvenir.

There are a variety of Animal Adventures at the Center For Marine Education Research.

  • Learn about tropical birds and reptiles during animal presentations
  • In the Dolphin Presentation, see the Bottlenose Dolphins work with trainers and interact with other guests while learning about these intelligent and graceful animals from trained IMMS staff.

Open for self-guided tours daily 10am-5pm, last ticket sold at 3pm.

To make the experience even more special, call ahead to schedule the Dolphin Interaction Program – where you actually get right in the water, up close & personal with one of the world’s most intelligent animals. (Weather Permitting).


Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
Facility Info
  • Description The 180-seat Auditorium provides a professional atmosphere for meetings and presentations. The 2,000 square-foot Museum with attractive exhibits and local artwork provides a unique setting for large group gatherings. The Breezeway provides a great outdoor space for attendees to mingle. Free high-speed internet throughout all the facilities and A/V equipment is available. Call for (228) 896-9182 for pricing and reservations.
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CMER - Meeting Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2000