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School Visits

Bring Your Stars to Meet Ours!

SEA LIFE Aquarium offers students the opportunity to explore the creatures that live in our lakes, rivers and oceans through interactive, hands-on experiences. From feeling the spiny skin of a Sea Star to gazing at sharks swimming overhead, spend the day exploring over 20 marine exhibits, 3,000 sea creatures and 150 species in an immersive setting. 

We are not accepting bookings at this time. If you submit a request form, we'll get back to you with more information!

Baby | SEA LIFE Aquarium

School Field Trips

Ignite imagination and wonder in your class as students come face-to-fin with over 2,000 creatures and get closer than ever before! 

  • Reduced admission rates
  • Free chaperones (1:5 ratio)
  • Educational Programs
  • Self-guided learning resources
  • Before and after visit activities
  • Flexible payment options
  • Online booking form
  • Field trip planning guide

Behind the Scenes | SEA LIFE Aquarium

Education Workshops

Our school programs explore animal behavior, habitats, adaptations, ecosystems, anatomy and water chemistry and are designed to meet Next Generation Science Standards. Workshops are available for students are all ages, Preschool through High School.

  • Curriculum linked activities
  • Programs meet Next Generation Science Standards
  • 30 minute programs for PreK - 5th Grade
  • 45-60 minute programs for 6th - 12th Grade
  • Before and after visit resources

Explore Programs
SEA LIFE Dallas Hydration Station

Teacher Resources

We offer FREE Teacher Notes and Student Exploration Sheets that include great educational activities to supplement your visit to SEA LIFE Michigan. Print one for each of your students to complete as they walk through the aquarium!

  • Amazing Oceans: Preschool & Kindergarten
  • Behavior: 1st - 5th Grades
  • Conservation: 1st - 5th Grades
  • Food Chains & Ecosystems: 1st - 5th Grades

Educational Resources: Free Downloads

Sealife Schools Seastar Youngboy | SEA LIFE Aquarium

Amazing Oceans

Preschool & Kindergarten

Download

Seahorses at SEA LIFE | SEA LIFE Aquarium

Behavior

1st – 5th Grades

Download

Conservation Cove | SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium

Conservation

1st – 5th Grades

Download

Green Sea Turtle Header | SEA LIFE Aquarium

Food Chains & Ecosystems

1st – 5th Grades

Download

PLAN YOUR VISIT

School Admission

  • Discounted rate for groups of 10+
  • Pre-book & save
  • Free Chaperones (1:5 ratio)
  • Additional Adults/Chaperones $13

Admission & Workshop

  • Discounted rate for groups of 10+
  • Pre-book & save
  • Free chaperone (1:5 ratio)
  • Additional Adults/Chaperones $10
  • Plus, 45-min education workshop

Admission for 2 Attractions

  • Discounted rate for groups of 10+
  • Pre-book & save
  • Free chaperone (1:5 ratio)
  • Admission to SEA LIFE & LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Ready to Book?

If you require further information on school visits please contact our booking team. We'll be more than happy to provide all the information you need to ensure your students have a memorable, inspiring experience. Email: newjersey@sealifeus.com

SUBMIT BOOKING REQUEST
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