Discover the wonder and mystery of the underwater world and more through camps, overnights and behind-the-scenes tours.
Snorkel or scuba dive with the fish at Downtown Aquarium.
Snorkel with the Fish
Experience a swim with moray eels, giant groupers, rays, guitar fish, green sea turtles and many others in the aquarium’s Under the Sea exhibit. This activity is open to those six and older. Private and group snorkel trips are available.
Dive with the Sharks - Scuba Adventure
Show your courage with a dive into the Sunken Shipwreck exhibit to find a Napoleon wrasse, sandbar sharks, sand tiger sharks, zebra sharks, three sawfish, guitar fish, green sea turtles, and fish from the world’s waters. This program is open to those 10 and older. Dive certification is required.
Dive with the Fish - Scuba Adventure
Experience a scuba dive with moray eels, giant groupers, guitar fish, rays, green sea turtles and many of their friends. This event is open to those who are at least 10 years old. Dive certification is required.
Marine Biologist for a Day
Ever consider a career as a marine biologist? See if you have what it takes. This fee-based event is open to students from grade 1-12. Experience the science behind the exhibits. Learn how to dissect a squid. This program features a biologist dive show, a guided tour, animal feedings, and squid dissection. Included also are T-shirts and lunch.
Zoologist for a Day
Yes, there are tigers at the Downtown Aquarium and this fee-based program introduces visitors to extensive species of birds, reptiles, amphibians and – tigers. Spend a day learning how these animals are handled and trained. Build animal enrichment toys, interact with animals and speak with the tiger and bird keepers. Also included are T-shirts and lunch, and the program is open to students from grade 1 through grade 12.
Wild Dreams Overnight
Pack along your sleeping bag and see if you can sleep through the night among the sharks and rays. An exciting night awaits children for this program at the Downtown Aquarium, where visitors will explore the exhibits, learn about the animals and their habitats, make a craft, play games and more. T-shirts and breakfast are included.
Sea Safari Summer Camp
Summer camp at the aquarium is a blast. Experience rivers, reefs, rainforests, and more. Camps last five days and are open to children in grades 1 – 6.
Animal Meet and Greets
Meet and greets are available with a sloth, porcupine, serval, hawk, eagle, binturong, tortoises, snakes, or parrots.
There are also several birthday party packages available, ranging from $18 per child to $95 per child. Teenage birthday parties are also available.
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