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Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Host Your Next Event at Birch Aquarium

Located high on a bluff with dramatic ocean views, Birch Aquarium at Scripps is a unique and engaging venue for any event. Our one-of-a-kind facility includes more than 60 diverse marine habitats, and features a two-story Giant Kelp Tank where guests feel surrounded by the ocean world. Birch Aquarium is the public outreach center for the renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, and your guests will dive deeper into the cutting edge research being done to understand, protect, and preserve the planet.

Neighborhood: La Jolla

2300 Expedition Way
La Jolla, CA 92093-0207

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(858) 534-6691
aqmgroupsales@ucsd.edu

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Daily: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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$3 Off Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Valid: Mar 13 - ongoing

Looking for fun with a side of science? La Jolla’s Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the place for you. As the public outreach center for the renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Birch...

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Toddler Time: Hullabaloo

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Oct 23, 2019

Our popular toddler series is back! From storytime and live music, to art activities or animal interactions, Toddler Time is a fun and engaging event for our littlest guests ages 5 and under and an...

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Birch Aquarium’s Haunted Aquarium:Sea Monster Mash

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Oct 25 - Oct 27, 2019

Enjoy close encounters with Scripps Oceanography scientists and search the exhibits for unusual underwater creatures rarely seen at Birch Aquarium. Discover a sea of glowing monsters (big and small),...

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Toddler Time: Seed & Song Yoga at Birch Aquarium

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Nov 6, 2019

Included with aquarium admission. This is an outdoor event that is subject to weather and may be canceled due to rain. Please check for updates on our website or Facebook page if rain is in the...

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Toddler Time: To Be Announced

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Nov 6, 2019

Our popular toddler series is back! From storytime and live music, to art activities or animal interactions, Toddler Time is a fun and engaging event for our littlest guests ages 5 and under and an...

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Perspectives Lectures: Seafloor Drilling

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Nov 18, 2019

Dick Norris, Paleontologist Scientific drillships allow scientists access to some of Earth's most challenging environments, collecting data and samples of sediment, rock, fluids and living...

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Toddler Time: Kathryn the Grape at Birch Aquarium

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Nov 20, 2019

Included with aquarium admission. This is an outdoor event that is subject to weather and may be canceled due to rain. Please check for updates on our website or Facebook page if rain is in the...

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Seas 'n' Greetings at Birch Aquarium

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Dec 1 - Dec 31, 2019

The magic of the holidays meets the magic of the underwater world at Birch Aquarium during Seas ‘n’ Greetings, a month-long holiday celebration featuring SEAsonal activities for the whole...

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Toddler Time: Hullabaloo at Birch Aquarium

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Dec 4, 2019

Included with aquarium admission. This is an outdoor event that is subject to weather and may be canceled due to rain. Please check for updates on our website or Facebook page if rain is in the...

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Toddler Time: Little Aquarium Artists

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Dec 18, 2019

Included with aquarium admission. This is an outdoor event that is subject to weather and may be canceled due to rain. Please check for updates on our website or Facebook page if rain is in the...

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ocean View
  • Group Seated Capacity: 1,250

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ocean View
  • Group Seated Capacity: 1,250
  • Group Reception Capacity: 1,500
  • Meeting Events
  • Buyout
  • Group Travel
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor
  • Public Events
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Kid Camps

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