Watch our aviary cam carefully—you never know who'll stroll by.
Marvel at the long legs of our black-necked stilt or spot the tiny western snowy plovers that blend into the sand.
Look for leg bands on our birds, which help us identify them. Each bird has its own history—most came here injured and can't live in the wild.
Join Food Network personality, kitchen science expert and ocean advocate Alton Brown at the Aquarium for our Make It Sustainable celebration weekend October 3 and 4! Enjoy free cooking demos by celebrity chefs, tastings for the whole family throughout the Aquarium, a special feeding show, The Party hosted by Alton and more.
The Aquarium works hard to make a difference in the threatened western snowy plover population. As one of the main rehabilitation sites for shorebirds in northern California, we rescue injured adults, injured chicks and abandoned eggs.
Want a preview of our Aviary and other exhibits? Now you can get one with Google Maps Street View. With just a few clicks you can go on a virtual Aquarium visit and stroll inside through our exhibit galleries or outside on our decks—all from the comfort of your computer.
Our standards-based curriculum has been developed to provide educators with easy-to-use, Aquarium-centered science activities for the classroom.