As a result of the recent flood here at the Aquarium, the elevators are temporarily out of service.
Open 9:00AM Daily
Parking is Free Everyday
Last admission at 4:30PM
Building closes at 5:00PM
Humboldt penguins are a threatened species. Major threats to their survival include:
- Reduction in food supply because of commercial overfishing
- Global climate change
- Increased frequency of El Nino weather events
- Habitat destruction
- Entanglement in fishing nets
- Mining activities
- Over exploitation of guano (poop), disturbance of nesting sites
- Marine pollution
You can have the chance to meet our Humholbt penguins during a Penguin Encounter!