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Jellies & Open Sea Tour

Ever wonder what a jelly feels like? You'll experience it firsthand on this fun exploration of our Open Sea wing, home to our largest exhibit and special exhibitions. Our passionate guides highlight their favorite spots—plus give you a few sneak peeks behind the scenes—while sharing insider stories about beloved species we're working to protect. With groups capped at just eight guests, this smaller tour offers some flexibility to follow your fascination, so be sure to bring your questions!


6 to adult
All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.




1 hour


$15 per person plus admission, general public
$12 per person, Aquarium members

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Things You Should Know

Space Is Limited

We recommend you pre-register for all events.

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.

Reservations in Person

You may register at the Membership and Tours Desk in the main lobby of the Aquarium.

Fee Information

Registration fees do not include Aquarium admission. You must also purchase admission tickets to the Aquarium for all tours that take place inside the Aquarium.


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


Call the Sales & Reservation Center or email us.