Holiday hours:
Thanksgiving Day, November 27 the Aquarium will be open from 9:30am-3pm.
(The Aquarium Café will be closed. The Aquarium Store will be open.)

Marine Summer Camps

  For kids entering grades 7-8 Fall 2014

Unexplored Ocean—Young Men in Marine Science Camp - Seattle Aquarium

Unexplored Ocean—Young Men in Marine Science

For boys entering grades 7–8 in Fall 2014
August 11–15
Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
$400; Aquarium members $360
This boys-only camp provides insight into the latest research in marine science exploration. Uncover the latest findings related to Earth’s biggest, mostly unexplored expanse—our one big ocean. Engage in team-building activities with marine science technology and underwater exploration tools. Develop a greater understanding of the microscopic world of water and learn more about larger-than-life phenomenon in the abyss. Plus, enjoy excursions throughout the week—to local beaches for lowtide exploration and a group beach cleanup, and Elliott Bay for kayaking.

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Unexplored Ocean—Young Women in Marine Science Camp - Seattle Aquarium

Unexplored Ocean—Young Women in Marine Science—SOLD OUT

For girls entering grades 7–8 in Fall 2014
July 14–18
Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
$400; Aquarium members $360
This girls-only camp provides insight into the latest research in marine science exploration. Uncover the latest findings related to Earth’s biggest, mostly unexplored expanse— our one big ocean. Engage in team-building activities with marine science technology and underwater exploration tools. Develop a greater understanding of the microscopic world of water and learn more about larger-than-life phenomenon in the abyss. Plus, enjoy excursions throughout the week—to a local beach for low tide exploration and a group beach cleanup, and Elliott Bay for kayaking.

Here & There! Partnership Summer Camp

Voyaging Puget Sound with Center for Wooden Boats—a Five-Day Camp Including One Overnight-SOLD OUT

For youth ages 13–16 years. No age exceptions due to Coast Guard regulations.
August 11–15
Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 9am–4pm: Seattle Aquarium
Wednesday, 9am–overnight: Seattle Aquarium, then boat trip to Blake Island
Thursday: wake up at Blake Island and voyage to Seattle Aquarium. Camp ends at 4pm.
$475; Aquarium and Center for Wooden Boats members $425

Explore our local waterways by leading your own voyage. Join sailing and science instructors from the Center for Wooden Boats and the Seattle Aquarium and travel by a 26-foot rowing and sailing longboat like those used by explorers Cook and Vancouver. Chart your course across Puget Sound, conduct science experiments at sea, and present your research. Develop leadership, teamwork and communication skills while having fun and gaining ability in field observations, sailing, rowing and navigation.

Camp takes place at the Seattle Aquarium and Blake Island for one overnight.

Extended morning care is available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8–9am for $56/week or $14/day. Extended afternoon care is available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 4–5:30pm for $56/week or $14/day. All extended care for camp takes place at the Seattle Aquarium.