Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
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Outdoor Programs

    With our oceanside location, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is able to offer unique outdoor classroom programs each spring. Additionally, we partner with Heal the Bay and other marine education centers to offer the naturalist-led Key to the Sea program on the beach.

Spring Outdoor Classroom (Preschool)

Program Length: 90 minutes to 2 hours

Day/Time Offered: Tuesday - Friday

Grades: PreK

Location: Outdoor - Cabrillo Marine Aquarium / Cabrillo Coastal Park

Program Cost: FREE with one large bag of aluminum cans per class

Month(s) Offered: April

With our ideal location, the beach is transformed into an outdoor classroom for children to learn about sea life! Designed for preschoolers, this program encourages children to learn about sea life through hands-on activities and colorful teaching aids. Each 90-minute to 2 hour educational experience is conducted by aquarium docents on the beach and in front of the aquarium. (No more than one adult per every 5 students.)

Reservations are required. Download our Reservation Form.

Pre-order Aquarium treasure bags with this handy Treasure Bag order form.

Have a question? Please call 310-548-7562 or send us an email.