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Aquatic Visitors Center

360 W Shore Blvd, Put-In-Bay, OH 43456

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The Aquatic Visitors Center is an educational facility in partnership with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife, giving visitors of all ages the chance to explore Lake Erie’s complex ecosystem through hands-on activities and aquaria containing live Lake Erie fish. Children ages 15 and younger can borrow fishing gear and fish for free off the 100-foot pier. AVC tours happen Wednesday through Saturday from 10 am-5 pm (or by appointment) June 15-August 20. The cost is free. More information and the tour registration form are available at

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