Schools & Field Trips

SEA LIFE Mall of America Aquarium features many amazing adventures all in one location. With over 1.2 million gallons of water and thousands of sea creatures, it's the World's Largest Underground Aquarium - the perfect school field trip idea!

  

 

How To Book

Call 952-853-0631 or email sales@sealifeus.com.

To ensure availability, you must book at least 2 weeks in advance. Sales Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm.

 

Extra Information

Minimum of 10 students required for discounted field trip rates and additional programs. Receive 1 free adult with every 5 students. 

All applicable sales tax added to groups not tax exempt. All prices and programs subject to change without notice.

Aquarium Admission

Ignite imagination and wonder in your class as they discover thousands of sea creatures and come face-to-face with animals from around the world.

 

We recommend allowing 1 hour to fully explore the aquarium and complete the self-guided activities, but you’ll have the freedom to take as long as you need. Plus, it’s easy to structure your visit around other daily activities such as feeding demonstrations and classroom programs. Complete your experience with a 45-minute session designed to inspire and educate students from Preschool through High School. All programs meet Minnesota State Academic Standards.

 

See first-hand how we care for thousands of sea creatures with an educational Behind-the-Scenes Tour! This tour is a 45-minute trip to our food-prep kitchen, laboratory and above the aquarium’s world famous 300ft-long tunnel exhibit. Behind-the-Scenes Tours are the perfect educational experience for groups of all ages! Ignite imagination and wonder in your class as they discover thousands of sea creatures and come face-to-face with animals from around the world.

ADD-ON: Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Extra $4.00 per student

See first-hand how we care for thousands of animals with an exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Tour! This tour is a 45-minute trip to our food-prep kitchen, laboratory and the top of the tanks above the aquarium exhibits. Available for all age groups. Minimum of 10 people per tour.

 

Click here for more information about Behind-the-Scenes Tours.

ADD-ON: Pre-K to 5th Grade Classroom Programs

Extra $3.00 per student

Class Topics:

  • Homes in the Sea: Habitats
  • Survival at Sea: Animal Adaptations
  • What’s for Lunch? Food Chains

 

For a full description of each classroom program, click here.

1st to 6th Grade Teacher Resources

Immerse your class within the underwater world with the following teaching aids, worksheets, and activity packs. All documents are free to download and share with your class.

 

Our educational materials are based on activities and projects that will engage students before, during, and after your visit.

 

Adaptation Teaching Aid (3rd-6th)

ADD-ON: Middle & High School Classroom Programs

Extra $3.00 per student

Class Topics:

  • Sensational Senses
  • Ocean Conservation
  • Marine Science Careers

 

For a full description of each classroom program, click here.

Middle & High School Activity Packs

The following activity packs have been designed for children up to the age of 14 to provide them with an even more enjoyable and educational visit.

SEA LIFE Activity Pack Age 12-14

Teacher Discounts

Click here for information on teacher discounts and special events!