Camps

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Summer Camps

Birch Aquarium offers in-person summer camps for children ages 4-13! Led by experienced educators, campers explore underwater worlds, play games, create fun crafts, engage in science activities, surf, snorkel, and get up close to marine animals. Camps run from June 17 through August 9, 2024.

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Camp Registration and FAQs

Summer Camp registration for 2024 opens soon!

  • Sunday, Feb. 25: registration opens for Ocean Sponsor Membership and above

  • Tuesday, Feb. 27: registration opens for all members

  • Thursday, Feb. 29: registration opens for the general public

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Summer campers explore the Giant Kelp Forest habitat at Birch Aquarium.
Students on Scripps Pier look into a sample cup of seawater.

Financial Aid for Camps

Camps are designed to support inclusive and collaborative learning, promote exploration and discovery, and empower campers to reach their full potential. Thanks to our donors' generosity, we can offer summer camp scholarships so that campers needing assistance may enjoy the benefits of Birch Aquarium's camps.

Financial Aid Information