Set against the natural beauty of San Diego Bay and the Sweetwater Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, the Living Coast Discovery Center is an intimate zoo and aquarium featuring the unique animals native to the Southern California coastline, including endangered Eastern Pacific green sea turtles, sharks, rays, reptiles, owls, hawks, eagles and more.
11:00 a.m. Shark & Ray Feeding
1:30 p.m. Shark & Ray Feeding
2:00 p.m. Sea Turtle Feeding
2:30 p.m. Eagle Feeding
*Ask about our VIP Animal Encounters
In addition to educating guests on the importance of reducing waste and recycling, we also hold local community cleanups! Whether it’s a public park, river, marsh, or our own backyard, we make our community not only more beautiful, but also safer for residents and wildlife.
Visit our Team Up to Clean up page for more information
Want to become a volunteer?
Click here to see our volunteer opportunities.
Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
May 17- Sept. 3
Experience our Naturally WILD seasonal program!
Naturally Wild incorporates new animals, new hands-on exhibits, and a summer full of family-friendly events and activities!Each day we will feature exciting presentations, animal encounters, and hands-on activities where you will learn about wildlife and how animals thrive and survive in their natural habitats. Click here to see all special events.
Visit Living Coast Discovery Center
1000 Gunpowder Point Drive
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Daily: 10 AM – 5 PM
1000 Gunpowder Point Drive, Chula Vista, CA