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Ages 7-9

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 3

A summer ocean adventure awaits!

Explore the Pacific Ocean and its inhabitants during our weeklong summer day camp adventures.

Campers will get the chance to go behind the scenes, meet animal care staff, and help us take care of some of the animals. Each Ocean Adventure Camp week is a different program.

Ages: 7-9
Offered: July 21-25, 2014
Full Day: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 pm. Monday-Friday
Half Day: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. OR 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Topics(subject to change without notice):

Day Morning Topic Afternoon Topic
Monday Echinoderms Arthropods
Tuesday Fish Care Otter Conservation
Wednesday Whales Symbiosis
Thursday Wetlands Shark Structure
Friday Sharks: Sizes Ocean Navigation

Morning Highlights include:

  • Feed baby sharks & rays.*
  • Learn how to care for fish by building a mini aquarium.
  • Observe sea stars move in an intriguing sea star race.
  • Visit and paint a wetland with watercolors.
  • Observe brine shrimp grow in a weeklong experiment.
  • Animal touch time in our private classroom touch pools.

Afternoon Highlights include:

  • Discover what the insides of a real crayfish look like.
  • Go behind the scenes to feed an endangered animal, the abalone.*
  • Participate in an activity that illustrates the dangers of oil spills to animals.
  • Investigate Shark skin under the microscope.
  • Learn how animal partnerships work first hand through a series of games.
  • Animal touch time in our private classroom touch pools.

Not Included:

  • Snacks (Parents, please provide 1 snack for your child for ½ day and 2 snacks for full day)
  • Lunch (Parents, please provide a lunch for full day)

*The Aquarium reserves the right to change the animal interactions without notice due to animal safety, exhibit maintenance, or animal health reasons.

Note: Due to behind-the-scenes access and game time, we ask that your child wear comfortable closed-toe shoes everyday. Please avoid sandals and flip-flops.

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 3
Event Information
When July 21-25, 2014 | Times Vary
Cost Weeklong: Half-day $160; $140 for Aquarium Members

Weeklong: Full-day $300; $270 for Aquarium Members
Tickets Enroll in this camp online.
Sold Out July 21-25, 2014 full day and AM session. PM-only still available.
Ages 7-9
RSVP (562) 951-1630
Pre-registration and pre-payment required on all classes unless noted. Pre-registration and pre-payment required on all experiences unless noted. Cancellations made 72 hours before the program will receive a full refund. Cancellations made less than 72 hours before a program will still be charged the full program price.

Camp Confirmation Materials

Once you have booked your Aquarium Camp Experience, please complete the Confirmation Packet and bring it with you on the first day of camp.
Camp Confirmation Packet

If your child has food allergies, please inform the Guest Support Center at (562) 951-1630 and bring a completed Food Allergy Protocol with you on the first day of camp.
Food Allergy Protocol