Prepare to be amazed, engaged and inspired by what you see and learn in our exhibits and galleries. Watch adorable sea otters holding hands, catch a beluga show or get an up-close and intimate look at some of the creepy crawlers in the Amazon. With over 50,000 animals from all over the world and entertaining interpretive programs that give a better appreciation for the animals that live here, the Aquarium has no shortage of incredible experiences.
Get up close to the penguins or hang back and get a bird’s eye view from the upper viewing level. Explore this new exhibit to learn more about African penguins and how they measure up to the 17 other species of penguins.
Our magnificent new entryway introduces the world of the Aquarium and the exhibits within. This gallery also includes some of the research we do, as well as our ongoing projects and conservation stories.
Blacktip reef sharks, moray eels and colourful fish abound in this gallery highlighting warm water animals from all over the globe. Daily dive shows and shark feeds (twice weekly) are incredible to watch.
A series of walkways takes you past adorable sea otters and acrobatic Pacific white-sided dolphins. Watch a feeding or training session, or hear about some of the research the dolphins are helping with.
Featuring a 260,000 litre exhibit highlighting the Strait of Georgia, the Pacific Canada Pavilion allows visitors come face-to-face with an underwater habitat where divers mingle with halibut, crabs, kelp, sea stars and various Pacific fishes.
Discover the giant fishes of the Amazon and snoozing sloths in the steamy rainforest jungle. Snakes, spiders, birds and lizards all live here. During summer, experience the delight of thousands of free-flying tropical butterflies.
Amphibians survived the disaster that wiped out the dinosaurs. Find out why frogs are now rapidly disappearing from the wild in this spectacular exhibit, which uses innovative sound technology and stunning colour.