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say hello to a seal


say hello to a seal


Witness a success story with your own eyes! Meet one of our rescued seals and hear about the unique past that led them to find their forever home here at the Aquarium.  

Dive into the world of animal care by accompanying our marine mammal trainers on a behind-the-scenes tour before heading out onto our Rescue Harbor exhibit to participate in a feeding session. Be a part of the story by getting up close to these inspiring marine mammals. 

  • Seal Encounters do NOT include general admission. Admission must be purchased separately. 
  • You must be at least 8 years old to participate in an Animal Encounter. 
  • Participants cannot have participated in an animal rescue within 48 hours of the encounter start time. 
  • Participants cannot be pregnant. 
  • Participants must be able to kneel and walk up/down stairs without assistance. 
  • Bookings are non-refundable. Encounters can be rebooked upon  requests made at least 24 hours before the program’s start time. Rebooking is not permitted for no-shows, late arrivals, or requests made within 24 hours of the program’s start time.

Tuesday-Sunday 11:30am & 2:30pm
30 minutes
Individuals: $84.95 Members save 10% on visitor experiences.
Encounter available for visitors ages 8+
Grey seals & harbor seals

marine mammals

every seal and sea lion has a story to tell

Get to know the incredible journeys our marine mammals have made just to get here.