Must See Exhibits for Members

Explore the amazing richness and diversity found in California's coastal waters.

Witness some of the active scientific research taking place at the Academy every day.

Get hands-on at the Naturalist Center with real specimens, hundreds of books and films, and interactive games.

Happening Today

Upcoming Events

Fri. Dec. 14th at 11:30 am

Scuba Santa pays a visit to the world’s deepest living indoor coral reef during this very merry dive show.

Fri. Dec. 14th at 10:30 am, 3:00 pm

Learn about our charismatic African penguin colony from an Academy biologist.

Wed. Dec. 26th at 11:30 am, 2:30 pm

Watch as a diver plunges into one of the world's deepest living coral reef tanks.

Fri. Dec. 14th at 12:30 pm

Come take a seat and join us for a seasonally themed puppet show that's fun for the whole family.