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Winter and Holidays at the Aquarium

This winter at the Aquarium, meet new animals and celebrate the holiday season with special decorations and events.

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

Nov 16, 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

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.

Green sea turtle in transport kennel before release Sept. 2018

Conservation

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.

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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Links to Member Month

November 15, 2018
9:00 AM—6:00 PM

Member Month

Links to Member Appreciation Night

November 15, 2018
6:30 PM—9:00 PM Sold Out

Member Appreciation Night

Links to Shark Lagoon Nights

November 16, 2018
6:00 PM—9:00 PM

Shark Lagoon Nights

Links to Autumn Festival

November 17, 2018
9:00 AM—5:00 PM

Autumn Festival

Links to Parent and Me: Sharks

November 17, 2018
10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Sharks

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