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Marine Science Sunday


Join us on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month for Marine Science Sunday - a FREE engaging ocean-inspired classroom series from our education experts. These interactive classroom programs are great for all ages!


What: Marine Science Sunday

Where: The Marine Mammal Center

When: 2nd and 4th Sundays each month

Time: 10am - 4pm

Cost: FREE Admission!

Program Details

  • FREE Marine Science Sunday Presentations - 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM (45 minute sessions)

    • Interactive classroom presentations take you on a journey into the big blue. Hosted by our expert education team, these multimedia classes focus on a new-topic each month, ranging from Creatures of the Deep to Endangered Species, you'll learn fascinating facts about marine mammals and their watery world.

  • Docent-led Tours* - 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 3:00
    • Get immersed and enjoy a tour of the Center with our trained education docents. You'll hear fascinating stories about our work and the animals we care for, watch a rescue demonstration, see our volunteers in action and view the seals and sea lions from the observation deck. (*Small fee applies, it helps our patients!).

Marine Science Sundays for 2017

  • January 8 and 22: Animals of the Arctic
  • February 12 and 26: Marine Mammal Parents and Pups
  • March 12 and 26: The Big, The Small and The Weird
  • April 9 and 23: Magnificent Migrations
  • May 14 and 28: Back from the Brink: Saving Species
  • June 11 and 25: Marine Mammal Sounds
  • SPECIAL Marine Science Sunday June 18: Summer with the Sea Lions
  • July 9 and 23: Marine Mammal Superheroes
  • August 13 and 27: Under the Bridge: Marine Mammals of SF Bay
  • September 10 and 24: Top Predators: Orcas and Great White Sharks
  • SPECIAL Marine Science Sunday September 17: Sea Otter Spectacular
  • October 8 and 22: Creatures of the Deep
  • November 12 and 26: An Ocean Feast: Marine Mammal Feeding
  • December 10 and 24: Seal and Sea Lion Superstars of 2017

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Questions? Please contact Adam Ratner at

Special thanks to our 40th Anniversary Presenting Sponsor PG&E! For the past 25 years, PG&E has partnered with The Marine Mammal Center to support educational activities for visitors. This year, as part of our 40th Anniversary celebration, PG&E is sponsoring Marine Science Sundays.

Thank you PG&E for your support!

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