From kindergarteners receiving their first sea urchin hugs to teenagers collecting plankton samples off the west end of the Santa Monica Pier to college art students sketching their interpretations of sea life – a field trip to the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium fills students of all ages (and their teachers) with a heightened sense of wonderment of and responsibility for the ocean and the animals that live in the marine environment just outside the Aquarium’s doors.
Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium marine educationfield trip programs are hands-on, interactive and grade-specific, offering developmentally appropriate curricula based on California science standards. The unique curriculum is dedicated to pollution prevention, marine conservation and environmental education, taught by educators who inspire through their own enthusiasm for marine biology and ocean life.
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Call 310.393.6149 x105, or ...
Download the Field Trip Registration Formand fax to 310.393.4839. NOTE: A faxed form is a request for a field trip and does not confirm a date. We will contact you to finalize and confirm a field trip time and date.*
*No refunds available to groups failing to show up for confirmed field trips; no exceptions
Learn about our marine environmental education program for Los Angeles County teachers and students in K-5: Key to the Sea