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

Program Length: 90 minutes to 2 hours

Day/Time Offered: Tuesday - Friday

Grades: K - 5

Location: Outdoor - Cabrillo Marine Aquarium / Cabrillo Coastal Park

Program Cost: FREE with one large bag of aluminum cans per class -or- suggested donation of $5 per adult, $1 seniors and children

Month(s) Offered: May - June

With our ideal location, the beach is transformed into an outdoor classroom for children to learn about sea life! Through talks and activities such as grunion hatching, students learn about different types of marine animals and our ocean environment. Each 90 minute to 2 hour educational program is conducted by aquarium docents on the beach. (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.