Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
  Ocean Outreach  

Ocean Outreach

    Do you want a fun and exciting introduction to marine life IN your class? Then Ocean Outreach is for you! With an extensive marine education background, enthusiasm and animated teaching style, our Ocean Outreach instructors bring a memorable experience to your class. Hands-on demonstrations, specimens, and student involvement enhance the educational experience. Each program is tailored to the grade level and interests of the class.

Having a problem finding a program to fit your curriculum? We can often customize a class to suit your needs.

Adventures of C. Weed the Snail

Program Length: 50 minutes

Day/Time Offered: Tuesday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm

Grades: PreK

Location: At Their Facility

Program Cost: $170*

Month(s) Offered: September - August

Learning comes alive through the wonders of puppets!  Your preschoolers will be taken on a wild, undersea adventure and touch LIVE tidepool animals along the way. This interactive class includes an overview of some unique ocean animals and hands-on specimen time your young explorers will be sure to enjoy.  Note:  For children 2-3 years old we offer a 30-minute hands-on program with LIVE tidepool animals.

* Limit 30 students per classroom program. Additional similar programs at the same site on the same day will be $70/program, with a maximum number of four programs per day. After-school programs (any program beginning after 2:30 pm) are $230 for a single class, $320 for two classes.

Reservations are required. Please call 310-548-7562, Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.

Want your kids to take home some souvenirs but don't want to hassle going to the Gift Shop? Pre-order Aquarium treasure bags before your field trip with this handy Treasure Bag order form. Treasure bags are economical and convenient and will be ready for pick up on the day of your field trip.

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

Outreach programs are L.A. City Board of Education approved and follow guidelines of the Science Framework and California State Board Science Content Standards.