Field Trips

Field Trips

The first and only aquatic facility of its kind in Ontario, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada provides educators and students a wide array of quality environmental education programs.

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Our suite of school programs offers a range of interactive and exciting options that are designed to meet Ontario Ministry of Education curriculum standards and provide participants with a deeper understanding of the aquatic world and the importance of environmental protection and conservation.

Need to Know Info

What's Included

A self-guided visit gives you access to the aquarium for the day, including dive shows, touch pools, and the Discovery Centre.

In addition to a self-guided visit, the aquarium also offers curriculum-connected programs taught in classrooms as well as throughout the Aquarium. 

Please download the Field Trip Planner for more information on each workshop.

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Woah! The Aquarium sounds like alotl fun! But what are you doing all the way down here with the axolotls – some of the most secretive salamanders in the world?!

Did you know out of more than 800 salamander species that exist, only about 22 can be found in Canada?