Come learn about and meet a new animal on the last Friday of every month! You’ll get an opportunity to get up close and personal with the animals, hear a special storytime, and participate in a themed craft or activity. Free with museum admission which is $8/person.
Visit a local tide pool with Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Learn how these amazing habitats and their inhabitants truly survive between a rock and a hard place. Trained naturalists will show you how to tread lightly during your visit and how to protect and preserve these natural wonders. Pre-purchase of tickets required. Depending on the date, tidepooling takes place at Dike Rock or False Point. Note: Tidepooling does not take place at Birch Aquarium.
Is your child fascinated by trains and moving toys? Then this is the play group and story time for you. Come and meet parents and make new friends while in a learning environment. There are lots of indoor and outdoor fun activities for the kids including stories about trains, crafts, puppets, paints and more.
Butterfly Jungle at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park features 30 different species of thousands of beautiful butterflies. Stroll through the Butterfly Jungle to mingle among butterflies of all colors, shapes and sizes, take photos and learn more about these remarkable winged creatures. Wear bright colors so you will attract the butterflies. They may land on your shoulder or your head! Note: Priority butterfly viewing is available for a nominal fee. Inquire at the Lorikeet Landing ticket booth.