Book & Gift Shop

  • Books for Kids: Marine Biographies

    By Leorah Gavidor, Gift Shop blogger Manfish By Jennifer Berne • Illustrated by Éric Puybaret $16.99 (hardcover only)  The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau By Dan Yaccarino $7.99 (paperback)  Life in…

  • Books for Kids: Poetry in the Ocean

    By Leorah Gavidor, Gift Shop blogger Have you ever thought about diving in to poetry? Pick up this trio of ocean-themed children’s poetry books at Birch Aquarium at Scripps and delve into…

  • Unique Gifts for Marine-Life Lovers

    Tis’ the SEAson to shop for great ocean-themed gifts. Visit the Birch Aquarium Gift Shop (you don’t need an admission ticket to shop!) and browse our selection of unique items for…

  • Seahorses in Myth, Legend & Art

    Written by Dr. Nigella Hillgarth, Birch Aquarium at Scripps executive director I remember being spellbound when I saw my first seahorse as a child. It seemed as exotic and remote as…

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