The Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre opened in Summer 2017. The Centre is located in the heart of the Gibsons Public Market, adjacent to Howe Sound, a network of fjords situated northwest of Vancouver, BC.

Satisfy your curiosity and peer into the “eyes” of a scallop. No need for scuba gear.

Visit frequently to see the evolution of 30 exhibits developed with a “collect and release” model and interactive displays.

Meet local marine life and learn about their role in healthy ocean ecosystems. Through awareness, we promote the protection of the marine environments on the Coast and beyond.