Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

2300 Expedition Way
La Jolla, CA 92037- Map It
(858) 534-3474

AAA Editor Notes

Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 2300 Expedition Way, is on a hillside above Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego. The aquarium features marine life from both the cold northern waters and the warm tropical seas of the Pacific Ocean. Interactive exhibits and changing displays explore the latest developments in oceanography. Boundless Energy, an outdoor exhibit, explores how the sun, wind and ocean can be used to generate energy.
$18.50; $15.50 (ages 60+); $15 (students with ID); $14 (ages 3-12).
Hours: Daily 9-5. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.