Birch Aquarium's two-story kelp forest.
(Destination management companies, senior groups, clubs,
organizations, centers, tour operators, hotels, and college extracurricular
Seniors (60+) $8.50
Minimum: 15 people. For more information on these programs, or to schedule
a group visit, please call 858-534-6691. Or contact us via email.
Self-Guided Aquarium Visit
Encounter a dazzling variety of marine life from the cold
waters of the Pacific Northwest to the tropical seas of Mexico and the
South Pacific. Also experience our outdoor tide-pool plaza overlooking
the sparkling Pacific Ocean and our engaging museum featuring exhibits which highlight the latest research by Scripps explorers.
Docent Assisted Tours:
Ask-Me-Docent The docent will greet the group, point out the
highlights of the aquarium and walk around with the group to answer
questions. The duration of the tour is one hour with a docent, leaving
time to visit the rest of the facility on your own
Group rate plus $50/docent
Minimum: 10 people
Maximum: 15 people per docent
Ocean Discovery For SeniorsThis is a special hands-on program
designed for senior citizens with a sense of curiosity. Seated at
discovery stations in our private classroom, explore the behavior and
natural history of live marine animals with an experienced instructor.
Observe, touch, and inquire about intertidal and kelp forest
inhabitants. Your hands-on program will also include a visit to the
aquarium afterwards. This program may be booked Monday through Friday only, and is based on classroom availability.
Group rates plus $85 program fee.
Maximum 20 people.
Discount Ticket SalesShare the aquarium and all its underwater delights with your family, friends and business contacts.
20-49 tickets at $9.50 each
50-99 tickets at $8.50 each
100+ tickets at $7.50 each
There are no expiration dates on discount tickets.
For more information or reservations please call the Group Sales department at 858/534-6691. Fax 858/534-6692.
Or contact us via email.