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Educational & Fun School Field Trips

Enhance your home education program. This Instructional Field Trip program includes an educational animal presentation and self-guided viewing of SeaWorld's animal habitats. Now taking reservations for the remainder of the 2022 School Calendar. Reservations: Please call 619-222-4SEA.

Our Educational Field Trip Experience provides your students with an unforgettable morning seeing various animals in their habitats, such as killer whales, penguins, walruses, and endangered sea turtles.

Field Trip Programs

  • K through 12 School Programs

    K-12 School Programs

    Designed to fit within your school day. Explore our exhibits and aquariums on a self-guided tour, and connect to wildlife and the world we share by attending one of our public animal presentations.

    The program includes:

    • Self-guided viewing of SeaWorld's animal habitats
    • Choice of public animal presentation: either Sea Lion and Otter Spotlight, or Dolphin Adventures (depending on availability)
    • Download a Teacher’s Guide, filled with pre- and post-visit activities, providing additional educational value to your SeaWorld trip

    SeaWorld's Instructional Field Trip program supports California Science Content Standards.

    Special Education groups are invited to participate in the Instructional Field Trip program.

    Hours are 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Minimum 1 chaperone for every 10 students. Maximum 1 chaperone for every 3 students.

  • Ocean Discovery

    Ocean Discovery for Early Learners

    Introduce children to the world of the sea. This Instructional Field Trip program is for children in Preschool and Kindergarten, ages 2 to 5 years old.

    The program includes:

    • Self-guided viewing of SeaWorld's animal habitats
    • Choice of public animal presentation: either Sea Lion and Otter Spotlight, or Dolphin Adventures (depending on availability)
    • Download a Teacher’s Guide, filled with pre- and post-visit activities, providing additional educational value to your SeaWorld trip

    Hours are 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Minimum 10 participants, maximum 1 chaperone per student ratio.

  • Home School

    Home School Field Trips

    Enhance your home education program with an Instructional Field Trip to SeaWorld. Explore our exhibits and aquariums on a self-guided tour, and connect to wildlife and the world we share by attending one of our public animal presentations.

    The program includes:

    • Self-guided viewing of SeaWorld's animal habitats
    • Choice of public animal presentation: either Sea Lion and Otter Spotlight, or Dolphin Adventures (depending on availability)
    • Download a Teacher’s Guide, filled with pre- and post-visit activities, providing additional educational value to your SeaWorld trip

    SeaWorld's Instructional Field Trip program supports California Science Content Standards.

    Hours are 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Minimum 10 participants. Maximum 1 chaperone per student.

  • Instructional Field Trip Program Pricing

    Half-Day Field Trip Program:

    10:20 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

    Cost is $7 per person. Students, chaperones and teachers pay the same low rate.

    Annual Pass Members (Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Fun Cards) get free admission to our school field trip program. Must present valid pass at entrance.

     

    Full Day Field Trip Program:

    10:30 a.m. until park closing

    Make the most of your time as you combine animals, shows, rides and education for a one-of-a-kind day at SeaWorld.

    $42 per person for San Diego County schools.

    $52 per person for schools outside San Diego County.

    Annual Pass Members (Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Fun Cards) get free admission to our school field trip program. Must present valid pass at entrance.