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Fur seal peeking out of the water

Daily 11:30am, 2pm and 5pm

Meet our marine mammals

Marine Mammals

Come learn more about our marine mammals during our daily talks and feedings! Mammal feedings rotate daily.

Octopus tentacles on glass

Daily Noon and 4pm

Meet Our Octopus

Life of a Drifter

Witness one of our daily feeding attempts and learn more about this amazing creature—the giant Pacific octopus!

January 18-20, 2020

Hawaii Weekend

Take a break from winter, dress up in Aloha wear, and join us at the Aquarium to explore a little of the tropics. Discover some of the unique sea life that originates only in the Hawaiian Islands.

Diver high-fiving children

Daily 10am, 11:30am and 12:15pm, 3pm (weekends only)

Diver show

Window on Washington Waters

Divers take to the water three times a day in this exhibit. Wearing specialized masks, they are able to talk back and forth with Aquarium interpreters on the outside of the exhibit, and answer questions from the audience.

Volunteer reading to a child

Weekends Only 11am

Story time

Family Activity Center

Sit down, settle in and prepare to enjoy an ocean-themed story read out loud by one of our interpreters. Ideal for younger children.

Ocean Career Day poster

January 25, 2020

Ocean Career Day

Ocean Career Day is an opportunity for middle, high school and college students to learn about educational, volunteer, internship and career opportunities at a variety of colleges, nonprofits and government institutions. Parents, guardians and teachers are also welcome to attend.

September 2019 through June 2020

Toddler Time

A myriad of developmentally age-appropriate, hands-on activities await for tots to explore. For children ages 5 and under; must be accompanied by an adult. Free with Aquarium admission.

January 30, 2020

Ocean Conservation Honors Dinner

A mission-focused evening to honor leadership in the marine conservation field and celebrate the marine scientists and professionals who are collectively doing this important work.

Friday, January 10 and Saturday, February 8

Evening Beach Walk

Explore Charles Richey Sr Viewpoint in West Seattle during winter nighttime low tides with Seattle Aquarium beach naturalists and discover what creatures we see at this time of year.

Valentine's Day at the Aquarium

February 14, 2020

Valentine's Day at the Aquarium

Learn about the unique "romantic tendencies" of a broad selection of many of our local marine species—including octopuses.

After Hours: No-Pressure Valentine's Day at Seattle Aquarium

February 14, 2020

After Hours: No-Pressure Valentine’s Day

Adults take over the Seattle Aquarium for this 21+ event featuring animal experiences, music, a cash bar and more.

Octopus Week poster

February 15–23, 2020

Octopus Week

Join us to learn about one of the coolest creatures in Puget Sound, the giant Pacific octopus. Each day will feature hands-on activities for kids, octopus feedings and talks.