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Volunteer reading to a child

Weekends Only Weekends at 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.

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!

Cephalopod Symposium graphic

April 24-25, 2019

Cephalopod Symposium

Join the Seattle Aquarium for our one-day workshop, highlighting current research. The workshop will feature several papers and round-table discussions about cephalopod husbandry, biology, physiology, ecology and behavior.

Windows on Washington Waters exhibit with large crowd of people

April 25, 2019

After Hours: Dive Bar

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

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.

Mother's Day at the Seattle Aquarium

May 12, 2019

Mother's Day at the Aquarium

Celebrate moms of all types, animal and human.

Windows on Washington Waters exhibit with large crowd of people

May 16, 2019

After Hours: Plankton Blooms!

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

Deaf Community Day

May 18, 2019

Deaf Community Day

Sign language interpreters will be present at each of our scheduled daily talks and throughout our exhibit areas as well. Regular admission prices apply.

 

Waves graphic

May 23

Sound Conversations: Knowing and Loving Orcas—the Ocean's Greatest Predator

Gain insight into ocean health as experts talk with Jeff Renner about challenges faced by marine creatures—and opportunities to heal and protect our marine environment. Audience participation encourages lively dialogue. 

Plankton graphic

May 25–27, 2019

Family Science Weekend

Participate in activities to learn about science and research taking place at the Seattle Aquarium. Hands-on activities, special talks and demonstrations will help the whole family discover science in a fun way.

Orca artwork

June 7, 2019

Splash! 2019

Event Chair Michael Trzupek and Honorary Chairs Ashley O’Connor McCready and Mike McCready invite you to the Seattle Aquarium’s 28th annual fundraising gala.