This private 20-minute experience allows guests to see nine Blackfooted penguins up-close and personal. Led by an experienced biologist, a typical visit may include a chance to touch the penguins, see them waddle, swim, shake their tails. Plus, photos are permitted to capture the memory forever. Each 20-minute encounter can accommodate 12 guests.
Cost: $250* for up to 12 guests
(Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult)
Times: 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.
*Price does not include admission to the Aquarium.
Encounters are limited. Please be sure to arrive at least 10 minutes early for your Penguin Encounter. The Encounters run on a strict schedule to allow the greatest amount of time for our guest experience. Any late arrivals will forfeit their tickets for the Encounter. Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled. Reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis.