Attention teachers! If you are looking for a fun-filled standards-based field trip, the South Carolina Aquarium is the place for you! Students visiting the Aquarium can experience activities that reinforce the concepts introduced in the Aquarium’s standards-based curriculum. This wonderful NEW opportunity
includes a self-guided Aquarium tour and a structured classroom visit. And we’ve done all the homework! The South Carolina Aquarium provides FREE pre-visit and post-visit curriculum online. Plus your students can participate in hands-on activities led by one of our Education staff! For more information and prices, please call (843) 579-8600 or (800) 722-6455.
The enchanting glow of water, the quiet of nature and the beauty of our animals will accompany you to dreamland at the South Carolina Aquarium’s “Tuck in with the Turtles”. It’s a slumber party like no other with fun for the whole family, educational programs, evening snacks and continental breakfast, plus the best view of the Charleston Harbor.
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A view from the top that only somehone from behind-the-scenes can see, discover the many secrets of the famous Great Ocean Tank. Learn how water makes it from the harbor to the tank, see how over 5,000 animals get their daily nutrition each day, and hear about what all goes into running an Aquarium! Then, new to the tour, gather around as the fish of the tallest tank in North America get a tasty snack! For available dates and times, please call (800) 722-6455 or (843) 579-8600.
We are now offering a new Sea Turtle Hospital tour! It is an outstanding experience for any group. Your group
will see turtles being cared for by our talented staff
and volunteers while they rehabilitate and await their release back into the ocean! The opportunity to get up-close to these wonderfully graceful animals is an experience your group will never forget! For more information and prices, please call (843) 579-8600 or (800) 722-6455.