Homeschools can have an ocean full of fun and learning at SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium!


Visit during Homeschool Week February 25th – March 1st, 2019 to maximize your Aquarium visit for a great price! Also add a Behind-the-Scenes tour to make your day even more educational and memorable.

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Homeschool Week

Monday, Feb. 25th – Friday, March 1st, 2019

General Admission Pricing

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$7.00+tax per person | 10:00am - 7:00pm


Join us for Homeschool Week and step beneath the waves to get closer than ever to the wonderful, weird and wacky creatures of the world's oceans! Homeschoolers receive discounted admission plus exclusive, “How Can We Help? Wildlife Conservation” Learning Stations and additional discounts on All Access packages!




$12+tax per person | Tours every half hour from 10:30am - 1:30pm and every hour from 2pm - 5pm.


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During Homeschool Week, book a discounted All Access Pass! This ultimate learning experience includes a 45-minute guided Behind-the-Scenes tour that will take you up on deck above our tunnel system where you can see animals that are currently off-exhibit. You will then explore our Laboratory to find out how we treat and maintain the 1.3 million gallons of water that make up the aquarium. Finally, your tour guide will take you into our Food Prep Kitchen to see what we feed our thousands of creatures in order to keep them healthy and strong.


Book Early – Tours Sell-Out Fast!



Learning Stations


No additional cost | 10am - 3pm


During Homeschool Week, explore Learning Stations from 10:00am - 3:00pm. Come and go as you please and take part in interactive learning stations geared towards a variety of ages from Elementary School to High School. Network with other families from the homeschool community, while learning about marine life and science.


This year's Learning Station theme: How Can We Help? Wildlife Conservation

Who Can Attend?

Your group may include any family member, including grandparents. Guests will not need a reporting form but must be in the accompaniment of and paid for with, a homeschool family.


Tax-exempt groups must bring a copy of your Tax Exempt Form with you to the aquarium at which time the tax will be removed from your transaction.

Each group that attends Homeschool Days must show a Reporting Form at the SEA LIFE Box Office. There are several documents that will be accepted as proof that you are a Homeschool Family.


Accepted forms of Homeschool identification include:


  1. A membership card from ECHO-MN, MHA, MACHE or other homeschool group
  2. A copy of your "Letter of Intent to Continue Homeschooling"
  3. A copy of your "Initial Report to Superintendent"


You will need one of these forms to obtain the homeschool prices.


To learn more about Minnesota's Laws and Forms, please visit:

Unable to Attend?

Look no further for homeschool trip ideas! If you have a group of 10 or more, you qualify for our educational onsite pricing all year long. More info.