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Outdoor and Indoor Spaces

A red-orange sunset tints the clouds over the marina from the deck of the SEA Discovery Center.

SEA offers a one-of-a-kind outdoor private deck overlooking the Olympic Mountains and Liberty Bay, and indoor spaces including the aquarium exhibits, which will make your business meeting, or special event a memorable one. 

Call 360-650-4905 or email SEA@wwu.edu to get started on planning your event!

Waterfront Deck 

Enjoy the spectacular views of the Olympic Mountains, Liberty Bay and the Port of Poulsbo on a 1,300sf exterior waterfront deck. Space for a 10’ x 40’ tent (provided by renter). Suitable for a standing reception, intimate seated dinner, or theatre style for up to 50 guests. Limited tables and chairs available.

A child looks up from the colorful pile of art materials that they are playing with, and smiles.

Birthday Celebrations

Birthday celebrations are a unique experience at SEA! Rental includes use of one classroom, for up to two hours, maximum 15 children. Includes tables, chairs, access to aquarium exhibits and a special gift bag for the Birthday person.

Classroom             

SEA’s two classrooms can be rented in conjunction with the Waterfront Deck for additional seating or banquet space or can be rented separately. The seating capacity is 65 and 40. Includes use of classroom tables, chairs, slide screen, overhead projector equipment.

Aquarium Exhibits

Access to the aquarium exhibits featuring tidepool touch tank, freshwater exhibit, seafloor look down tank and rotating marine life exhibits, can be added onto rental of the Waterfront Deck or Classroom. Includes on-site docent or staff. 

Entire Aquarium

Rent the entire first floor of the SEA Discovery Center which includes aquarium exhibits, two classrooms, Waterfront Deck and theatre. Rental includes use of tables and chairs in the classrooms and a projector in the theatre. Includes on-site docent or staff. 

Optional Add Ons

  • Private tour lead by our aquarium manager or educational specialist
  • Exclusive feeding opportunity for the tank of your choice
     
A large open deck looks out over the water while many people visit together.

Rental Space Inquiry

Please fill out the Rental Space Inquiry Form below to inquire about renting space at SEA Discovery Center.

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