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Behind-The-Scenes Tour: Growing Up Seahorse

Behind-The-Scenes Tour: Growing Up Seahorse

Daily Tours Explore Behind the Scenes

Give the Gift of Membership

Give the Gift of Membership

Membership Gift Certificate Sale Through December 25

Seas 'n' Greetings

Seas 'n' Greetings

Celebrate the Holiday SEAson

Toddler Time

Join us for a rotation of fun activities for toddlers. Every other Wednesday features a different topic — from music to art and yoga — with a special guest.

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Birch Aquarium Blog

👻 9 Spooky Sea Creatures 👻

With Halloween and Haunted Aquarium around the corner, we wanted to share some our spookiest aquarium favorites!

Tying the Knot – 21 Years Later

Long-time aquarium members Lia and David tied the knot here at Birch Aquarium 21 years ago and celebrated their anniversary on the Member Harbor Cruise this past weekend! Congrats to the couple!

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Programs for students and teachers

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