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Behind-the-Scenes: Seahorse Tours at Birch Aquarium

10:30 AM, ongoing daily from December 21, 2021 until February 28, 2022.
Birch Aquarium at Scripps
group of 6 $250 for the general public/$225 members. Aquarium admission is separate and is $24.95 for adults, $19.95 for children ages 3-17 and free for aquarium members.

Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is relaunching its popular Behind-the-Scenes Seahorse Tours.

Guests will get a glimpse of seahorse babies, learn about Birch Aquarium’s renowned breeding program, and experience what it takes to care for these unique fish — including an opportunity to feed them.

Explore the fascinating world of seahorses with an immersive look behind the scenes. The hour-long private tours are offered daily for up to six people from one family group or pod. Advanced reservations are required. Visit for details.

Admission: $250 for up to 6 guests ($225 for members)

Visit or call 858.534.FISH for more information and ticket purchases.

As with all Birch Aquarium programs and events, safety is a top priority. Participants must be 8 years old or older, and minors must be accompanied by a paid adult. Closed-toed shoes are required on the tour and face coverings must be worn indoors and out regardless of vaccination status.

Birch Aquarium at Scripps

2300 Expedition Way
La Jolla, California 92037

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Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.