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Aquarium Holidays and Winter Activities

Enjoy all the holiday festivities at the Aquarium this season. Plus, find educational activities for kids and teens, art installations, discounted late nights, and opportunities to start the new year learning about issues affecting the ocean and wildlife.

Making Waves

Aquarium and Partners to Release Endangered White Abalone for the First Time in History

Conservation

Aquarium and Partners to Release Endangered White Abalone for the First Time in History

The Aquarium is a founding partner of the White Abalone Recovery Program and has been working with NOAA for the past eleven years on this project.

Homeschool Holiday

Aquarium Event

Dec 13, 2019, 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Homeschool Holiday

Join us for Homeschool Holiday! We are opening our doors to homeschool families, networks, students, parents, and teachers.
Helvola sea nettle

Animals

New Sea Jellies Now on View Were Cultured at the Aquarium

Helvola sea nettles bred at the Aquarium are now on view in the Northern Pacific Gallery. This is the first time an aquarium in the United States has successfully cultured and raised this species.

Urchin Sculpture

Arts

Massive Sea Urchin Sculpture Installed on Aquarium’s Front Plaza

The Aquarium unveiled a new art installation on its front plaza on November 27. The sea urchin sculpture with spines that light up at night will be outside the Aquarium until May 2020.

Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Sea of Shadows

Aquarium Event

Jan 6, 2020, 6:30 PM—9:00 PM

Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Sea of Shadows

The Aquarium of the Pacific will host a screening of Sea of Shadows, a documentary from National Geographic Documentary Films and winner of the Sundance audience award, followed by a panel discussion featuring ocean conservation experts and one of the filmmakers.

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December 13, 2019
9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Homeschool Holiday

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December 13, 2019
6:00 PM—9:00 PM

Shark Lagoon Nights

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December 14, 2019
9:00 AM—5:00 PM

Aquarium Holidays

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December 14, 2019
9:30 AM—11:30 AM

Junior Biologist: Marine Mammals

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December 15, 2019
9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Penguin and Lorikeet Biologist

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