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Great little place keeping an eye out for our watery friends

You owe it to yourself to stop in if only for 15 minutes. A lot of info crammed into a small area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rory J
Whales exploration?

Excellent place to learn more about whales, particularly the grays that travel though the Sound... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Salt Lake City, Utah
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The Langley Whale Center is a project of the nonprofit organization Orca Network, based on Whidbey Island, WA. The Whale Center offers exhibits about the whales and marine mammals of the Salish Sea, including skeletal exhibits and specimens...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
115 Anthes Ave, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260-8433
+1 360-221-7505
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You owe it to yourself to stop in if only for 15 minutes. A lot of info crammed into a small area. They have a booth that replicates under water sounds both machine and animal. There is a passion here for marine mammals that can’t...More

Thank Rory J
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Excellent place to learn more about whales, particularly the grays that travel though the Sound. Highly Recommended.

Thank DaveUrbanik
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The new location is wonderful - more room, more exhibits, more goodies to purchase to support such a great cause. The staff and volunteers are most informative and provide a wealth of information to those who want to learn more about the whales that inhabit...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The village of Langley is a quaint stop in southern Whidbey Island with shops, restaurants, and fun activities especially in the summer. Adding to this is The Whale Center where couples and families can learn much about the whales that populate the local Salish Sea...More

Thank Tannerview
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This small museum is chock full of valuable information about whales of the area -- particularly Orcas and Grays. I learned so much, particularly about how local whale lovers track individual Orcas. It's a non-profit -- you just have to buy something from the outstanding...More

Thank DVMeyer
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We had a very informative visit there - all the facts and figures about whales and the current situation are available from very friendly staff

Thank simivalley1699
OrcaNet, Owner at Langley Whale Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thanks so much, and we are glad you stopped by to visit and enjoyed our Langley Whale Center!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

This showplace is amazing and has a lot of information with regards to our native whale pods. I highly recommend this visit on your next visit to Langley.

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Maps, whale photos and sightings, whale memorabilia, and cool things to look at on display make this a must stop on the island in Langley.

Thank M C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is not a large space, but there is plenty to see. Volunteer (Jim, I think) walked me through the displays. Being a whaleaholic myself, not much was new to me, but he definitely knew what he was talking about. The gift shop is amazing...More

Thank kalefiend
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We stopped in over memorial day weekend as my daughter really wanted to learn more about Orca Whales. I was surprised to hear that everyone who works there was a volunteer, I think that's wonderful. They have many artifacts (skeletons, skins, other things collected) that...More

Thank Lee A
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