Love sharks? Join us just before we open our doors to the public and discover over a dozen species of sharks, skates and rays that call the Aquarium home. Learn what makes sharks different from other fishes, and how we're doing cutting-edge great white shark research. End with a visit behind the scenes to view one of our largest sharks from the top of the Monterey Bay Habitats exhibit.

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Essentials

Ages:

8 to adult

When:

Most Wednesdays and Saturdays; program start time is 30 minutes prior to opening for the general public

Length:

75 minutes

Fees:

$30 per person plus admission, general public
$24 per person, Aquarium members

Things You Should Know

Space is limited:

Advance reservations are required for this tour.

Reservations by phone:

The Sales & Reservation Center is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (except holidays).
(831) 647-6886 or toll-free in the U.S. and Canada
(866) 963-9645

Fee information:

Registration fees do not include Aquarium admission. You must also purchase admission tickets to the Aquarium for all Adventures that take place inside the Aquarium.
All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Cancellation:

We require at least 72 hours' notice in order to offer a refund. Reservations and cancellations are processed by phone or in person (not by e-mail).

Questions?

Call the Sales & Reservation Center or e-mail Aquarium Adventures.