Exhibits

  • Video: New Seahorse Exhibit

    Steve Perez, a freelancer with Examiner.com, recently posted this glimpse into our new exhibit, There’s Something About Seahorses. In the video, executive director Nigella Hillgarth also talks about the reasons she…

  • There’s Something About Seahorses Commercial

    This is the commercial that aired in November and December, promoting our new exhibit, There’s Something About Seahorses. A local video company, SP Media, filmed all of the footage inside the…

  • 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…

  • Photos: There’s Something About Seahorses

    The opening of our new exhibit, There’s Something about Seahorses, was a hit!  The public is just as fascinated by seahorses as the Birch Aquarium staff. The exhibit, which opened Nov.…

  • Birch Aquarium recognized in CityBeat

    The staff is pretty excited about the recognition we just received from CityBeat’s seventh-annual “Best of San Diego” list. We feel so honored! Best Place to Admire Sea Life Without Getting…

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