Experience the ocean world and learn what it takes to explore and understand the planet.

Upcoming Events

First Day of Camp!

First Day of Camp!

Summer Learning Adventure Camps kick-off June 24

Perspectives Lecture: From Sea to Pharmacy

Perspectives Lecture: From Sea to Pharmacy

Nature has provided inspiration for many of today’s most important medicines.

Green Flash Concert Series

Where the sunset always rocks!

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Birch Aquarium Blog


More than Seadragons – Other Charismatic Creatures in Our New Exhibition

Check out these beautiful, and sometimes bizarre, creatures.

New Exhibition: Seadragons and Seahorses

Explore our new Seadragon and Seahorse exhibition.

For Teachers

Programs for students and teachers

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Spectacular indoor and outdoor views overlooking La Jolla