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Fall Exhibits and Events

Visit in fall to see new animals, experience cultural festivals, and learn more about our planet.

Making Waves

Final Glass Panel Installed on Pacific Visions Façade

Pacific Visions

Final Glass Panel Installed on Pacific Visions Façade

The Aquarium celebrated a milestone in the construction of its expansion, the Pacific Visions wing, when the construction crew installed the last exterior glass panel on the façade.

Shark Lagoon Nights

Aquarium Event

Oct 19, 2018, 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

Shark Lagoon Nights

Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.
Kaya the harbor seal pup chewing on a fish grasped between her front flippers


Kaya the Seal Pup Moves Into Main Exhibit

Kaya, the harbor seal born at the Aquarium in April, was moved into the main Seals and Sea Lions Habitat in October.

Green sea turtle in transport kennel before release Sept. 2018


Aquarium Releases Wild Sea Turtle After Surgery

A green sea turtle rescued with a fishing hook in its throat in Morro Bay was treated and released back into the ocean in September.

 Reinventing the Devil Fish in Mexico

Aquarium Event

Nov 1, 2018, 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Reinventing the Devil Fish in Mexico

Mitchell, co-founder and CEO of Acarí Fish, will tell the story of how he worked to change public perception of the devil fish and describe the work he does now to help Mexican fishing cooperatives launch their own small-scale production facilities.


Links to Shark Lagoon Nights

October 19, 2018
6:00 PM—9:00 PM

Shark Lagoon Nights

Links to Aquarium Closing Early

October 20, 2018
9:00 AM—5:00 PM

Aquarium Closing Early

Links to Parent and Me: Penguins

October 20, 2018
10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Penguins

Links to Sea Fare

October 20, 2018
7:00 PM—11:00 PM

Sea Fare

Links to Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian

October 21, 2018
9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian