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

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Boost Your Benefits With A Membership

Boost Your Benefits With A Membership

Purchase now to enjoy free admission to 30+ museums and attractions

Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Departs from Downtown San Diego

Kelp Forest Dive Show

Kelp Forest Dive Show

Divers feed the animals and answer your questions

Summer Learning Adventure Camp

Dive into summer with camps for ages 4-15 at Birch Aquarium!

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Staff Favorite Creatures Round 1

It's no surprise that the staff here at Birch Aquarium love our creatures!

Museums for All

Birch Aquarium is now participating in Museums for All

For Teachers

Programs for students and teachers

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Spectacular indoor and outdoor views overlooking La Jolla