Aquarium adventures and tours

Fall & Winter, 2014-15


Monday (Selected)
2-3:30 p.m.
Succulent Seafood
Visit the area’s top eateries with the Aquarium to find out more about local species and how expert chefs choose, prepare and serve fresh fish and shellfish. Sessions include a taste test! Dec. 8 features White Oak Bistro in Swansboro and Dec. 15, Crab’s Claw in Atlantic Beach. Ages 12 and up; $15 per person, per session. Details and registration, 252-247-4003 or,

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday
12- 12:45 p.m.

Behind the Scenes – Aquarium At a Glance
Visit food preparation areas, animal holding areas and labs, and get a look at the Living Shipwreck exhibit from above. Ages 5 and up, $12.

2 – 3:30 p.m.
Behind the Scenes – Aquarium Close Encounters
Visit labs and holding areas, help with food preparation and feed the animals in this thorough behind-the-scenes tour that includes a look at the Living Shipwreck from above. Ages 8 and up, $20.