General Admission Tickets
Birch Aquarium Single-Day tickets are available for purchase online, or at the ticket booth when you arrive. Ticket sales end at 4:30 p.m. and the aquarium closes at 5 p.m.
|Child (3-17, 2 & under free)||$15.00|
|Students or UCSD Staff (with ID)||$16.00|
|Military Discount**||Active Duty, Reserve, Veteran/Retired US Military ID Holders receive $2 off each ticket|
*Admission prices are subject to change.
**Military discount not available online. Please purchase at the gate.
General Admission Single-Day tickets are valid only during normal Aquarium hours of 9 a.m.-5 p.m. They are not applicable for programs, special events, or concerts.
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College Student on Assignment
Are you a college student looking to purchase a single admission ticket to visit Birch Aquarium at Scripps for a class assignment? Visit our College Student on Assignment page to learn more.
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