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Things to See and Do at the Aquarium This Winter

During your Aquarium visit this season, be sure to see new animals on exhibit and enjoy cultural festivals and special events for members.

Making Waves

Aquarium Sets Pacific Visions Opening Date

Pacific Visions

Aquarium Sets Pacific Visions Opening Date

The Aquarium’s new wing will open to the public in May 2019.

Shark Lagoon Nights

Aquarium Event

Jan 18, 2019, 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

Animals

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.

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Conservation

Aquarium Joins 1 Million Cards Campaign to Help Save the Vaquita Porpoise from Extinction

The campaign encourages Mexico’s incoming president to continue conservation initiatives to save the vaquita, which is found only in the Upper Gulf of California in Baja.

Survivors on the Edge of Land and Sea: How Coastal Life Shaped the Evolution of Our Species

Aquarium Event

Jan 16, 2019, 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Survivors on the Edge of Land and Sea: How Coastal Life Shaped the Evolution of Our Species

Curtis W. Marean will discuss ancient humans’ reliance on seafood and how human evolution may have been impacted by struggles over this resource.

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January 16, 2019
7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Survivors on the Edge of Land and Sea: How Coastal Life Shaped the Evolution of Our Species

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January 18, 2019
6:00 PM—9:00 PM

Shark Lagoon Nights

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January 19, 2019
10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Otters

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January 20, 2019
9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian

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January 22, 2019
7:00 PM—8:30 PM

City Unseen: New Visions of an Urban Planet

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