Complete list of marine summer camps 2018

Scholarships are available for all marine summer camps. Click here for details.

Questions? Call (206) 693-6196 or email registration@seattleaquarium.org.

Once Upon a Tide Pool Camp - Seattle Aquarium

 

Tide pool tunes

For youth ages 4-5 in summer 2018
Four days: July 2-3 & 5-6 (Monday-Tuesday & Thursday-Friday)
No camp on Wednesday, July 4 holiday
1-4pm, afternoons-only camp
Cost: $137.50; Aquarium members $125

At low tide, the shore reveals pockets of shallow water that hundreds of tiny animals call home. Join us for afternoons of sea songs from a day in the life of an ever-changing tide pool. The hermit crabs, sea cucumbers, sea stars and anemones who dwell there can’t wait to meet you!  All camp activities take place on-site at the Seattle Aquarium.

 

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Once Upon a Tide Pool Camp - Seattle Aquarium

 

Fish tales

For youth ages 4-5 in summer 2018
Four days: July 2-3 & 5-6 (Monday-Tuesday & Thursday-Friday)
No camp on Wednesday, July 4 holiday
9am-noon, mornings-only camp
Cost: $137.50; Aquarium members $125

Dive into an ocean brimming with fish of all shapes, sizes, colors and behaviors! Join us for four days of fin-filled mornings as we discover all things fishy through story and dramatic play. The salmon, rockfish and dogfish sharks can’t wait to see what we have in store! All camp activities take place on-site at the Seattle Aquarium.

 

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Undersea Adventures Camp - Seattle Aquarium

 

Who in the sea is just like me?

 

For youth ages 6-7 in summer 2018
Session 1: July 16 - 20
Session 2: July 30 - August 3
Session 3: August 13 - 17
Session 4: August 20 - 24
Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
Cost: $385; Aquarium members $350

Have you ever noticed that some sea creatures look a bit like you? Some have eyes, some have legs, and some even have hair! Join us as we discover all things marine mammal through a week of observation and exploration. You may find more similarities between yourself and the mammalian residents of the Salish Sea than you think. All camp activities take place on-site at the Seattle Aquarium.


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Junior Marine Biologist Camp

 

Keepers of the kelp

 

For youth ages 8-9 in summer 2018
Session 1: July 16 - 20
Session 2: July 30 - August 3
Session 3: August 13 - 17
Session 4: August 20 - 24
Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm
$385; Aquarium members $350


Everything is connected in the swaying kelp forests of the Salish Sea, from the spiky critters that dwell on the ocean floor to the fuzzy creatures floating at the surface. Join us as we weave our way through the tall seaweed, discover who lives there and learn how the animals depend on each other. All camp activities take place on-site at the Seattle Aquarium.


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Marine invertebrate investigators

 

Marine Invertebrate Investigators

 

For youth ages 10-12 in summer 2018
Session 1: June 25 - 29
Session 2: July 9 - 13
Session 3: July 23 - 27
Session 4: August 6 - 10
Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
Cost: $467.50; Aquarium members $425

Have you ever looked closely at what goes on in the waters around us? Looked really, really, closely? Get ready to use everything from your eyes to microscopes to behind-the-scenes holding exhibits to investigate the spineless creatures of the Salish Sea. Enjoy a day at a local beach exploring tide pools and the animals who call them home. We will conclude our week with a fun-filled day of paddle sports at South Lake Union. Camp activities take place on-site at the Seattle Aquarium and at local field sites.

 

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Unexplored Ocean summer camp

 

Whales of the Salish Sea

 

For youth ages 13-14 in summer 2018
Session 1: June 25-29
Session 2: July 9-13
Session 3: July 23-27
Session 4: August 6-10
Monday–Thursday, 9am–4pm and Friday 7am–8pm
Cost: $522.50; Aquarium members $475


Orca, gray and humpback, oh my! Some faster than others, some larger than others, and all with a variety of eating habits—the whales and dolphins of the Salish Sea are fascinating creatures. Come grow your knowledge about the marine mammals that call our waters home through observation and exploration. We’ll conclude our week with a boat excursion in search of a variety of sea life, including whales! Camp activities take place on-site at the Seattle Aquarium and at local field sites.


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