Aquarium Events

Meet us at the beach
FREE 2015 Beach Naturalist program

Where: Various locations

When: Various dates: May-August 2015

Time: Various times

Explore the beach at low tide with a Seattle Aquarium Beach Naturalist. Trained Naturalists will be at several local beaches. Look for signs at the entrance to the beach. This is a free drop-in program and reservations are not needed. MORE >

Seattle Aquarium's Beach Naturalist program
Wild Sharks! 2015

Wild Sharks

When: July 25-August 2, 2015

Learn about the wild sharks that live right here in Puget Sound with daily shark talks and activities. MORE >

Sea Kayaking with the Seattle Aquarium: Salmon and the Seattle Waterfront
—Sold Out

Who: For adults 18 years and older
When: 4:30-8:30pm, Sunday, August 23
Cost: $75; Aquarium members $68

Learn about the pivotal role salmon play in our local marine environment! This four-hour experience will begin at the Aquarium with a sea otter feeding and behind-the-scenes experience, hosted by our marine science educators, focusing on our fish collection and former salmon hatchery. Next, we’ll head out on the water with skilled kayak guides for a sunset paddle along the salmon migration route and Seattle’s waterfront, where you’ll enjoying stunning views and learn more about our local salmon populations—including how the city’s new seawall is being built to ease their passage to and from the open ocean.

Adult programs: Sea kayaking with Seattle Aquarium