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With over 50,000 animals from across the world, there’s no shortage of incredible things to see at the Vancouver Aquarium. This vast variety of animals makes up a tableau of ever-changing activities and behaviours, so no two visits are ever the same.

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Vancouver Aquarium Welcomes One Millionth Visitor in 2014

Vancouver Aquarium Welcomes One Millionth Visitor in 2014

This morning, when Edina Bartell planned her family’s visit to the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre, she had no idea what was in store. “I was just so surprised,” said Edina upon the announ…

Join us for Pints, Pinnipeds and Rescue Stories at After Hours. Explore Vancouver Aquarium, learn about the Marine Mammal Rescue Centre, enjoy local craft beer. Vancouver Hotels, Downtown Vancouver, Wolf Eel, Vancouver Aquarium, Dive Resort, Animal Makeup, Scuba Diving Equipment, Dive Shop, Soft Corals
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After Hours Spooky Seas Adults Only Event

UPDATE: AFTER HOURS IS NOW SOLD OUT! Scream-worthy fun, yep. Screaming kids, nope. Our signature adult’s only night out at the Aquarium is back, featuring things that go bump in the night. Join us …

Sea Otter at Vancouver Aquarium Has a Spiky, Tasty Snack Animals And Pets, Baby Animals, Cute Animals, Funny Animals, Keystone Species, Vancouver Aquarium, Otter Pops, Kelp Forest, River Otter
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Sea Otters: A Natural History

When I saw my first sea otter, I thought to myself, “Wow! It’s so cute and furry.” Little did I know that such an adorable, curious creature could have such a significant impact to the marine envir…

Santa May Fly Through the Sky but Scuba Claus Prefers a Dive and High-Five!

Santa May Fly Through the Sky but Scuba Claus Prefers a Dive and High-Five!

By Nicole Cann, Vancouver Aquarium’s manager of interpretive delivery In case you’re wondering who Scuba Claus is, you’re in for a treat – Scuba Claus visits the Aquarium every year to swim merrily…

If you’re on the hunt for memorable gifts this season that your loved ones will cherish, consider a “green” gift that will not only reduce environmental impact, but will also support aquatic conser… Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Green Gifts, Memorable Gifts, Giving, Conservation, First Love, How To Memorize Things, The Incredibles
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“Green” Your Giving This Season

If you’re on the hunt for memorable gifts this season that your loved ones will cherish, consider a “green” gift that will not only reduce environmental impact, but will also support aquatic conser…

Celebrating Accessibility at the Aquarium: Join us on Saturday, December 1 as we celebrate accessibility at the Vancouver Aquarium Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Local Events, December, Join, The Incredibles, Celebrities, Celebs, Famous People

Celebrating Accessibility at the Aquarium

Join us on Saturday, December 1 as we celebrate accessibility at the Vancouver Aquarium. One of our main goals at the Aquarium is to allow visitors to experience and enjoy the wonders of aquatic li…

Today, November is International Volunteer Managers Day, and is the ideal time to recognize the people who work behind the scenes to ensure that the Vancouver Aquarium’s volunteers each ye… Vancouver Aquarium, Volunteer Management, Animal Makeup, Behavior, The Incredibles, Shit Happens, Activities, People, Behance
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Volunteerism – It Doesn’t Just Happen on its Own

Today, November 5, is International Volunteer Managers Day, and is the ideal time to recognize the people who work behind the scenes to ensure that the Vancouver Aquarium’s 1,000 volunteers each ye…

Jeremy Heywood, the Aquarium's diving safety officer, oversees the cleaning of the tropical cylinder exhibit in the Canaccord Financial Exploration Gallery. Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Suits You, British Columbia, Exhibit, Diving, Attraction, Safety, Tropical

A Job Where the Only Suit You Wear is a Dry Suit

“There’s an underlying reality that I can never forget. If someone’s under 100 feet of water and something breaks…it’s my fault.” Talk about a sense of responsibility. Jeremy Heywood, the Vancouver…

I'll defer my deadline stresses by watching these captive whales. I don't agree with whales in captivity - but watching the Belgua Cam and their antics always takes me to a serene, calm place Fabulous Beasts, Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Sea Otter, Underwater World, Aquarium Fish, Otters, Under The Sea, Dolphins

Sea Otter cam :: Vancouver Aquarium

The sea otters at the Aquarium are famous for being cute and fluffy, but there’s more to them than being adorable. To a sea urchin, crab or clam, a sea otter is a fearsome predator.

Sleepover at the Vancouver Aquarium! After everyone has gone home and the Aquarium has closed its doors for the night, join us for an exciting night of exploration, complete with special activities, tours, presentations and guest speakers. Vancouver Aquarium, Vancouver British Columbia, Countries To Visit, Guest Speakers, Has Gone, Sleepover, Holidays And Events, Wonderful Places, Places To Go
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Special / Family Themed Sleepovers :: Vancouver Aquarium

After everyone has gone home and the Aquarium has closed its doors for the night, join us for an exciting night of exploration, complete with special activities, tours, presentations and guest speakers.

Visit a rarely seen behind-the-scenes sea lion habitat and get the chance to experience a training session up close with Steller sea lions. Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Sea Lions, Sea Otter, Honeymoon Ideas, Otters, Sea Creatures, Arctic, Mammals

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Have a wild encounter with our sea lions! Go behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and see what a day in the life of a Marine Mammal Trainer is like.

**Behind the scenes aquarium trip - birthday or half birthday? Join us for a sea turtle encounter! This program is a Vancouver Aquarium staff favourite: go behind the scenes in the shark penthouse to participate in a sea turtle feeding session. Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Half Birthday, Poodles, Turtles, Shark, Behind The Scenes, Join, Girls

Encounter / Sea Turtle Behind-the-Scenes Encounter :: Vancouver Aquarium

Have a wild encounter with our sea turtle! Go behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and see what a day in the life of a Marine Mammal Trainer is like.

This morning, a seven-month-old sea otter warmed the hearts of onlookers as she splished and splashed in her new habitat at the Vancouver Aquarium. The young pup, who has yet to be named, was spott… Vancouver Aquarium, Panda Bear, Polar Bear, Visit Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Otter Pup, Baby Animals, Cute Animals, Animal Makeup

Encounter / Sea Otter Behind-the-Scenes Encounter :: Vancouver Aquarium

Discover a whole new world at the Vancouver Aquarium. As Vancouver's top attraction and Canada's largest aquarium, we're home to more than 70,000 animals.

Vancouver Aquarium Go behind the scenes into the dolphin habitat and marine mammal kitchen to make a fishy snack, and get hands-on by feeding and interacting with the dolphins. Dolphin Habitat, Dolphin Encounters, Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Kayak Adventures, Romantic Picnics, Beautiful Park, British Columbia, Dolphins
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Encounter / Dolphin Behind-the-Scenes Encounter :: Vancouver Aquarium

Have a wild encounter with our dolphins! Go behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and see what a day in the life of a Marine Mammal Trainer is like.

Join us for an Amazon bird encounter which takes you behind the scenes for a closer look at the Amazon birds at the Aquarium. Amazon Birds, Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Sea Otter, Parrots, Closer, Behind The Scenes, Join, The Incredibles

Explore :: Vancouver Aquarium

Have a wild encounter with our Amazon Birds! Go behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and see what a day in the life of an Aquarist is like.

Participate in a full, interactive training session alongside Aquarium trainers and discover the fascinating behaviours of our beluga whales first-hand in this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Vancouver Aquarium, Animal Makeup, Stanley Park, Water Animals, Close Encounters, Sea Otter, Sea Creatures, Make Me Smile, Wildlife

Explore :: Vancouver Aquarium

Have a wild encounter with our belugas! Go behind the scenes at the Vancouver Aquarium and see what a day in the life of a Marine Mammal Trainer is like.