Kelp Forest Feedings
Albatross Encounters
Mysteries of the Deep
Penguin Feedings

NOTE: The program schedule is subject to change, so please check with the information desk when you arrive for current show times. Programs are free with Aquarium admission.


Penguin Feeding

Penguin Feeding

When: 10:30 a.m., 3 p.m.

Where: Splash Zone Exhibit
Length: 15 minutes

In this live program aimed at our younger visitors, learn how aquarists feed and care for our blackfooted penguin colony and the challenges these animals face in today's world.


Sea otter Feeding

Sea Otter Feeding

When: 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

Where: Sea Otter Exhibit
Length: 15 minutes

See how aquarists train and feed our playful sea otters in this captivating live program. Learn how our exhibit otters help us understand otters in the wild. 


Open Sea Feeding

Open Sea Feeding

When: 11 a.m.

Where: Open Sea Exhibit
Length: 15 minutes

Join us in front of one of the world's largest windows as we feed tuna, turtles, sharks, sardines and others in our spectacular Open Sea exhibit. See who's hungry and learn about the important roles these animals play to keep their habitats in balance. You can even watch the action behind the scenes on our large-screen monitors. 


Kelp Forest Feeding at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Kelp Forest Feeding

When: 11:30 a.m., 4 p.m.

Where: Kelp Forest Exhibit
Length: 15 minutes

Watch a diver hand-feed the sharks, fishes and other animals in our Kelp Forest exhibit while you learn about this unique and beautiful undersea world during a live interactive presentation. 


Albatross Encounter

Albatross Encounter

When: 1:30 p.m.

Where: Kelp Forest Exhibit
Length: 15 minutes

Don't miss a chance to see Makana, our beautiful Laysan albatross, up-close. Learn about this amazing bird and the global threats albatross face from plastics pollution.