La Jolla Tours

Birch Aquarium at Scripps Pier

Suggested time allowance with travel 90 minutes.

Click to see photos of Birch Aquarium in La Jolla. 

Description:  See more than 3,000 fish in 60+ habitats plus a museum on ocean and earth science! Perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific, Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the [more…]

public exploration center for Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego. Open 9-5 daily.


Activity:  A docent-led walking tour of the Birch Aquarium, operated by the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Although the tour generally focuses on the ‘Hall of Fishes,’ we will plan to start outside at their tide pools, which provides an amazing view of the La Jolla coast, assuming we have good weather.   Adults $17