During your Seal Encounter, you get a behind-the-scenes look at the care and training of our marine mammals and join the trainers on the beach to meet a seal.
Offered every day
Time of day: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Offered Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
Time of day: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Includes General Admission | Animal Lovers Welcome!
Spend the day with an Aquarium trainer and take a behind-the-scenes look at this fascinating career! Help the trainers prepare fish, learn about the animal’s medical care, participate in sea lion enrichment, and so much more. Throughout your day, you meet a rescued seal and sea lion, and visit with a Humboldt penguin! Includes a t-shirt, snack, and photos to remember your special day!
There are only two participants per session and participants must be at least 12 years old. Participants under 16 years old must be picked up by an adult. Parents and guardians cannot accompany the participant during the day but do have the option to watch activities that occur in public viewing. Reservations are available online.