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Historic Aquatic Visitors Center Tours with Wild Saturday Out-reach Program
August 3, 7, 8, 9, 10 from 10am to 5pm; Cost – FREE. Visitors can stop by the Aquatic Visitors Center, about one mile west of downtown Put-in-Bay, to experience Lake Erie science up close. Activities include inspecting Lake Erie’s complex ecosystem through hands-on displays, observing and identifying live fish in ten large aquariums, and discovering current research to protect Lake Erie. Children under age 16 can fish from the fishing pier for free. The facility is run by Ohio Sea Grant and OSU’s Stone Laboratory. Saturdays (August 3 & 10) will also include special interpretive programs from 1 pm to 3 pm.