Shop Our Online Collection 

Our online store features a collection of some the best-selling items from our Gift Shop including a new line of limited edition apparel tees for adults and children that feature some of your favorite Birch Aquarium animals like our Loggerhead Sea Turtle, Moon Jellies, Leopard Sharks and our Giant Pacific Octopus. 
Other items include Birch Aquarium water bottles, glassware and guide books, as well as a collection of themed accessories and plush and sustainable items. And all purchases contribute to the care and conservation of all our animals as well as our exhibits and education programming. 

Members: Check your e-mail for the code to save on your purchases.

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Gift Shop - Open Daily

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

Members save 10% on all Gift Shop Purchases

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.

Our Gift Shop staff if also available to take orders by phone. Please call (858)534-8753 or e-mail

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.