Oceanography isn't just for scientists. The Birch Aquarium at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography offers exhibits, showcases and plenty of special events to the public. Visitors can discover a stunning variety of Pacific marine life in more than 60 habitats. Birch Aquarium itself is a stunning 65,000 square-foot complex overlooking the Pacific Ocean. With more than 5,000 animals representing 380 species, guests can easily spend the entire day exploring the many exhibits.
For more information about Birch Aquarium's hours, exhibits, and special events, visit the official website of Scripps Institute of Oceanography.