Become a Member 

If you are not already a Birch Aquarium Member, what are you waiting for?  

As a member of Birch Aquarium, you will play an active role in helping us on our mission to provide ocean science education, to interpret Scripps Institution of Oceanography research, and to promote ocean conservation.  

Your membership will help support our facilities, provide quality care for our animals, maintain our state-of-the art exhibits, and carryout our vital education and conservation programs.

Membership is a great value and pays for itself after just two visits.

Membership Benefits


If you have questions about memberships, please contact our Membership Department via email.

Birch Aquarium at Scripps is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.  Contributions are tax deductible as allowed by the law. You will receive an acknowledgement stating the value of any tangible benefits received.