Field Trips

Field Trips

Explore environmental education, conservation, and research while enjoying a turtly awesome time at the aquarium!

Fun for Students of All Ages

Travel through an underwater world during our field trips. Students will find themselves immersed in discovery of sharks, rays, colorful tropical fish, penguins, and incredible learning experiences.

Need to Know Info

What's Included

Field trips are self-guided and include access to a range of animal and interactive galleries and daily experiences throughout the aquarium. Classroom programs and cafeteria-style lunches can be added on to field trip reservations for small additional fees and must be reserved in advance to accommodate high demand.

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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 the spotted salamander is the state amphibian of South Carolina? It earned the title in 1999 thanks to a campaign led by a class of Spartanburg third graders.