Exhibits

  • A Fishy Proposal

    We love marriage proposals at Birch Aquarium. There’s just something about the ocean that brings out the romantic in everyone who visits. Congrats to J.J. and his new fiance, Christine, who…

  • One Week To Go…

    Our first preview reception for Boundless Energy is next Wednesday, so we have one week until the new exhibit needs to be ready. Anyone who has worked in the museum/attraction biz…

  • Boundless Energy construction on schedule

    Construction is progressing well for our Boundless Energy exhibit, opening this summer. Crews have outlined all of the major exhibit sections and have begun to install the physical components. Check out…

  • Behind the Scenes at Birch Aquarium

    Union-Tribune videographer Andrew Huse stopped by this week to follow our aquarists as they prepared for another busy day of visitors. Check out the video below!…

  • Boundless Energy update

    Construction continues on our new Boundless Energy exhibit, opening July 9. Check out these photos from the last two weeks. Underground construction is now finished and the wind turbines are being…

  • Wolf-Eel Update: Now on Display

    Our baby wolf-eels are now two months old and doing great! Several are on display in Tank 9-D near the jellies. We’ve also begun sending some to other aquariums. At this…

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