Gift Shop

 Gift Shop

Open Daily 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Birch Aquarium Gift Shop offers a wide variety of ocean-themed merchandise including home decor, accessories, plush, toys and games, puzzles, decorative glass figurines, jewelry, and a large selection of children’s and scientific books.

Also featured are Birch Aquarium and Scripps Institution of Oceanography branded items such as men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing and caps, mugs, key chains, lapel pins, and patches.

Supporting Our Mission

As a non-profit organization, Birch Aquarium relies on your support. Your purchases help fund animal care, education programs, and new exhibits.

Shopping Year-Round

Birch Aquarium Members receive 10 percent off all Gift Shop purchases year-round.

The Gift Shop is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. — except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day — and is accessible even if you are not visiting Birch Aquarium.

 

How To Place an Order

Items are only available for purchase by phone only at this time. Please call the number listed below and our Gift Shop staff will be happy to assist you. To facilitate your order, please have your credit card number available when you call.

Call 858-534-8753 to place order and/or to ask questions
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (PST) daily
Email: aquariumgiftshop@ucsd.edu
We accept all major credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover

Exchange & Return Policy

Exchanges/Returns must be accompanied with original receipt and within 30 days of purchase

Shipping & Handling

We can ship anywhere within the United States. Cost for shipping/handling will be determined at time of purchase. Costs vary depending on size, weight, location, and urgency.


Available Gifts

Scripps Oceanography Vintage SIO Seal T-shirt

Scripps Oceanography
Vintage SIO Seal T-shirt

Sizes: S-XL $16.95 / XXL $21.95
Also available in long sleeve & hood

Scripps Oceanography La Jolla Scripps T-shirt

Scripps Oceanography
Scripps La Jolla T-shirt w/ vintage seal

Sizes: S-XL $15.95 / XXL $19.95
Also available in long sleeve & hood

Scripps Oceanography Vintage SIO Seal Cobalt 12 oz. mug

Scripps Oceanography
Vintage SIO Seal Cobalt 12 oz. mug

$5.95

Scripps Oceanography Ocean Depth Diver T-shirt

Scripps Oceanography
Ocean Depth Diver

Sizes: S-XL $24.95 / XXL $27.95

Scripps Oceanography SIO Vintage Seal Cap

Scripps Oceanography
SIO Vintage Seal Cap (Royal Blue)

$24.95
Other colors available

Scripps Oceanography Shadow Whale T-shirt

Scripps Oceanography
Shadow Whale T-shirt

Sizes: S-XL $25.95 / XXL $28.95

Scripps Oceanography Nuevo Dive Octopous T-shirt

Birch Aquarium
Nuevo Dive T-shirt

Sizes: S-XL $29.95 / XXL $33.95

Birch Aquarium Sea Dragon mug

Birch Aquarium
Leafy/Weedy Sea Dragon 16 oz. mug

$9.95

Birch Aquarium Etched Octopus mug

Birch Aquarium
Etched Octopus 16 oz. mug

$14.95

Birch Aquarium Commemorative Guide

Birch Aquarium
Commemorative Guide

$14.95
100% of the proceeds go back to the aquarium