Behind-the-Scenes Tour


1:00 pm Daily
4:00 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday

45 minutes


Get a sneak peek at what goes on Behind the Scenes at Aquarium of the Bay. Traverse the catwalk above our tanks. Learn about our dive operations.  Find out how we care for 20,000 marine animals. Children must be 5 or older to go on a Behind the Scenes Tour, and children ages 5 - 11 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older.

Behind the Scenes tours are a $12 upgrade to your Aquarium admission, for non-members. Price does not include Aquarium admission.

On-line tickets sales of Behind the Scenes Tours are not available same day and must be purchased either by calling 415-623-5333 or at the time of visit.

Members: For Aquarium Members, Behind the Scenes tours are 20% off. Please call 415-623-5333 or e-mail for your discount tour code.

Accessibility: Please note that our Behind the Scenes tours are wheelchair accessible. If you have special needs and would like to take a tour please call and notify us 24 hrs before your visit so that our staff can be equipped to accommodate you and your party.

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