Giant kelp provides food and shelter for a vibrant ecosystem.
Look closely and you'll discover an astonishing diversity of fish and invertebrates swimming here and clinging to the kelp and algae.
Listen to live audio of our Kelp Forest feeding program and watch divers hand-feed sharks, fishes and other animals. If you're lucky, a wolf-eel will emerge to gulp some squid or fish.
Join us for our 13th annual Cooking for Solutions celebration May 16-18! Come together with celebrity chefs, food artisans and Earth-friendly wineries to celebrate gourmet food and wine that's good for the planet and for the soul. Member and general public tickets are on sale now.
Art? Ocean animals? Or both? Check out our amazing South American sea nettles we recently put on display in The Jellies Experience. We grew them behind the scenes from tiny ephyrae (babies), and are the first aquarium ever to display them!
Give your friends and family an Aquarium experience they'll never forget! Our gift cards can be used for admission tickets, Aquarium Adventures tours and activities, membership, the Gift & Bookstore, Cindy's Waterfront restaurant and the Cafe. Gift cards are available for purchase at the Aquarium, or by calling (866) 963-9645.
Our standards-based curriculum has been developed to provide educators with easy-to-use, Aquarium-centered science activities for the classroom.