Exhibits

  • 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…

  • ‘Boundless’ Construction

    If you visited the aquarium in the last few weeks, you probably noticed your path blocked to Smargon Courtyard. Construction is underway for our newest exhibit – Boundless Energy – opening…

  • Update: Wolf-eel eggs at Week 12

    Our wolf-eel eggs are about a week away from hatching. Look at how big they’ve grown! It can take up to two weeks for all the eggs to hatch once the…

  • A Swell Welcoming

    Say hello to a new member of our fish family. A swell shark has hatched in our aquarium nursery! The baby shark, which measures about six inches long, spent 10 months…

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