Education programs

Get face-to-fin with marine life with the Seattle Aquarium. We offer a wealth of undersea information for educators, kids, parents and visitors. Through specialized teacher programs, field trip opportunities, events and other marine resources, everyone can learn to share the knowledge and encourage the protection of the Sound that surrounds us all.

Visit the Aquarium with your school

Our education programs introduce students to the marine world through interactive, hands-on classes. All classes are designed to meet the Washington State Science Standards. Programs are free with admission. For grades Pre-K–12. MORE>>

Programs at your location or in the field

If you can’t make it to the Aquarium, our classroom or field-based programs will come to you. MORE>>

College and university

These programs are appropriate for college students enrolled in introductory courses in marine biology, biology, oceanography or similar courses. MORE>>

Resources for homeschoolers

Do you homeschool? Check out the many different ways your group can experience the Seattle Aquarium. MORE>>

Teacher Resources

Tools to help you share the wonder of the marine environment with your students. MORE>>