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Accessibility

The Aquarium of the Pacific welcomes people of all abilities to explore the Pacific Ocean.

The Aquarium of the Pacific and its exhibits are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs are available for check out free of charge at the Information Desk.

Audio tours for those who are blind are available for checkout for free at the Information Desk. For those who are deaf or hard of hearing, scripts of our presentations are available for checkout at the Information Desk, listening devices are available in the Ocean Theater, and exhibit videos are close captioned. Sign language interpreters are available free for tours and programs with four days advance notice.

Service animals that accompany disabled guests are welcome (for more information, please visit our Service Animal Policy page). Because it is a free flight aviary, please note that service animals are not allowed in Lorikeet Forest but staff will provide assistance to both the guest and animal.

The Aquarium hosts several events throughout the year highlighting people with disabilities. Visit our events calendar for more information on Autism Nights and the Festival of Human Abilities.