Participate in interactive sessions alongside Aquarium interpreters, biologists and trainers. You’ll be able to get a behind-the-scenes look at the habitats of some of the animals at the Aquarium where you’ll help our trainers in a feeding or training session. You’ll also learn how our conservation and research programs help us better understand these animals and the threats they face in the wild.
Members receive a 20 percent discount on all animal encounters
Looking to give a gift of an Animal Encounter? Purchase an e-gift card online and give the gift of aquatic wonder while helping to support the Aquarium’s conservation, research and education initiatives.
Registration is now open for Sea Otter Encounters, Sea Lion Encounters, Dolphin Encounters and Penguin Encounters scheduled until January 7, 2018. Stingray Encounters and Sea Turtle Encounters are available on a WALK UP basis only and the days offered vary. See the links above or, upon your arrival, please visit our Guest Services Desk to see if either of those encounters are happening that day. We are unable to pre-book the Stingray or Sea Turtle Encounters.
ENCOUNTERS ARE LIMITED AND FILL WELL AHEAD! Contact us early to check availability. Advance registration is required for all encounters except Stingray which is on a first come, first serve walk up basis only.
Full credit card payment is required upon booking. To contact us by phone please call 604-659-3552 or 1-800-931-1186, or email email@example.com Please note that Animal Encounter availability is extremely limited and subject to change. Not all encounters are currently being offered.
Purchase an e-gift card online to give the gift of an Animal Encounter. Visit each encounter page for pricing information.