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Toddler Time

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Select Sundays and Mondays

See below for dates



Toddler Time is back! This drop-in program is free with Aquarium admission and offers a variety of learner-centered, developmentally age-appropriate, hands-on activities for young children. 

Join us for crafts, songs, story time and more; see dates below. No reservations needed—feel free to stay for any length of time.

Please note: children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Upcoming 2024 Toddler Time dates

Please note: Schedule subject to change.

May 2024

  • Sunday, May 5
  • Monday, May 6
  • Sunday, May 19
  • Monday, May 20

June 2024

  • Sunday, June 2
  • Monday, June 3

 We thank PNC for their generous support of Toddler Time.


Website maintenance

Please note: Our ticketing and membership systems will be offline for approximately two hours starting at 9pm Pacific on Tuesday, February 20. During the maintenance window, online ticketing and membership will not be available.

Thank you for understanding.

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