Program will resume at a later date due to Covid-19

Aquarist for a Day Programs


Pick your program…


The Otter Experience $150 + tax

Our Aquarists are Otterly excited to share with you what it takes to take care of our amazing otters.  Spend a half day with a professional Aquarist as they guide you through preparing meals, feeding, cleaning habitats, snack time, and of course the opportunity to participate as a trainer in one of our presentations.


The Aquatic Animal Experience $150 + tax

Come get fishy with us during our half day aquatic experience.  Learn about aquatic habitats, water chemistry and aquatic animal diets.  One of our professional Aquarist will show you the ropes as you clean habitats, analyze water chemistry with a complete tour of our work spaces behind the scenes.  Experience what it is really like by getting into one of our aquariums to help clean and maintain the aquarium.  You may even get to feed a fish or two.


The Day Otter & Aquatic Animal Experience $225 + tax

A combination of both the Otter and Aquatical Animal Experiences.

Fees to be paid at time of registration.

No cancellation fee is charged if cancelled 7 days or more before the booked date. Under 7 days the fee is non-refundable.

The program will run on Saturdays and Sundays February 2nd through May 12th inclusive. Then 7 days a week May 19th to September 1st. Registration dates are subject to availability.

Each Experience Includes the following:
One Aquarist for a Day Experience
Admission into the Aquatarium
Behind the Scenes Tour
Work Shirt
Official AQ Animal Husbandry Lanyard
Emailed pictures of your experience


Age requirements: 10 and up with restrictions

  • 10 to 13 must be accompanied by a paying and participating adult with parental consent and signature.
  • 14 to 17 must have parental consent and signature.
  • Maximum of 2 people per experience.

Know Before You Go

Before you join us for your experience please make sure you have the following:

  • Please wear long pant and close toed shoes.
  • If you have long hair, ensure it is tied back.
  • You have informed us of any allergies you may have.

Programs are subject to change without notice.  We reserve the right to cancel any program for the health and safety of our animals.




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