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

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SEA Days: 100 Island Challenge

SEA Days: 100 Island Challenge

Science, Exploration, Adventure!

Snorkel with the Leopard Sharks

Snorkel with the Leopard Sharks

Explore local ocean habitats

August: Milo Greene

August: Milo Greene

With Opener The Verigolds

Research in Action: 100 Island Challenge

More than a display, our newest exhibit is also a working laboratory for Scripps Oceanography Scientists.

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Fun in the Sun at Summer Camps 2017

See science, fun, and learning combine at Summer Learning Adventure Camps!

SEA Days: Shark and Ray Day 2017

Learn how sharks make the ocean go 'round, and what we can do to protect them.

For Teachers

Programs for students and teachers

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