Fund for the Animals
Day Octopus
Pharaoh cuttlefish (Sepia pharaonis) Eggs; California two-spot octopuses (Octopus bimaculoides).
Bigfin Reef Squid; Pygmy Squid
Flamboyant cuttlefish; Giant pacific octopus.
Chambered nautilus

What does my gift do?

It cost $3.5 million to bring this innovative exhibit to the public. Your gift will help us to continue Tentacles and provide critical support for our work on behalf of ocean animals and ocean conservation. Here are just a few examples of how your support can make an impact.


provides six days of field research on threatened animals like sea otters and white sharks.


feeds the animals at our Animal Research and Care Center for one month.


feeds the animals in the Tentacles exhibit for one week.


feeds our jellies for three weeks.


provides medications and vitamins for all animals for five days.