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Behind the Scenes: Sea Turtle Encounter

Dive in Like Never Before
Behind the Scenes | SEA LIFE Aquarium

Dive in Like Never Before!

Our Behind the Scenes Tour is a 60-minute one-of-a-kind experience where you'll get to see a day in the life of an aquarist and learn all about how we care for our sea creatures!


  • Exclusive, one of a kind Sea Turtle Encounter
  • Find out how we replicate the ocean in our exhibits to keep our sea creatures healthy and happy
  • See what our creatures eat and how we prepare their underwater meals
  • Learn about our breeding efforts and you might just get a peek at some baby sea creatures
  • Get a preview of our newly acquired sea creatures that are not ready for display yet
  • Learn how we keep our sea creatures healthy (they get checkups too!)
  • Put your knowledge to the test by helping our animal care experts with feeding time!


  • All-day admission to SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium
  • 60-minute exclusive behind the scenes tour with Sea Turtle Encounter


  • Tours begin promptly at 11am and 1 pm. Please check-in at least 5 minutes before your scheduled tour time.
  • Children must be at least 3 years old to participate in tour
  • Due to the nature of the tour, participants must wear flat, closed-toed shoes. Please no high heels or flip flops.

From March 13-25 we are offering 2 tours daily at 11 am and 1 pm. Space is extremely limited, book now to guarantee your spot!