Admission & Hours

Tickets and memberships available upon entry. 

As a registered charity and community organization, admission and membership fees heavily support the ongoing operations of the Centre including a staff team of aquarists (marine biologists), educators, customer service, and administrative professionals delivering school and public programs, habitat and animal care, and science and cultural exhibits.

Thank you for visiting and helping us achieve our vision for a healthy and sustainable Salish Sea!

Group rates available!
Call 250.665.7511 or email


Centre:  10am until 4:30pm (last entry 4pm).

Salish Sea Store:  10am to 5pm

Visiting more than once annually?  Consider membership!