Inside Look

Go Behind The Scenes

Become a Pass Member

The best way to experience events and new attractions is with an Annual Pass. Enjoy unlimited admission for 12 months with no blockout dates, plus exclusive offers and discounts.
Starting at less than $10/month.

Become a Pass Member

  • Inside Look Expert Explorer Pin

    Earn Your SeaWorld Expert Explorer Pin

    Pick up your SeaWorld Inside Look Event Map and Stamp Page at different animal exhibits inside the park. Then collect stamps by visiting Inside Look event locations throughout SeaWorld. After you have collected 8 stamps, visit The SeaWorld Store to receive your unique 2018 Expert Explorer Pin.

    Available on a first-come, first-serve basis while supplies last.

  • Inside Look Event Booklet

    Digital Event Booklet Download

    Go green and download your digital booklet copy to get an Inside Look into how SeaWorld is turning the park inside out. Plus, complete the stamp page to receive your unique 2018 Expert Explorer Pin.

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  • SeaWorld Inside Look Event Orca Care and Research

    Killer Whale Research

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    The powerful and majestic killer whale is the largest animal in our care. You'll learn how our care and research is being utilized to aid J50 in the wild. J50 is an emaciated and ailing three-year-old killer whale, who is part of the critically endangered Southern Resident population.

  • Inside Look Event Animal Health Center

    Animal Health & Water Systems

    Special Access Behind-The-Scenes Area

    You'll have the special opportunity to tour the animal hospital, laboratory and rescue center where you'll learn how we feed 16,000 animals each day, see how we x-ray a bird or get blood samples from a dolphin and more.

    The animals in our care reside in more than 13 million gallons of fresh and salt water. Each species receives their specific water temperature and quality needed, thanks to a team of professionals working around the clock.

    This is an active, working Rescue Center. There is a strong possibility you will witness the care of stranded animals. SeaWorld is privileged to rescue and return hundreds of ill, injured and stranded animals each year.

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Sea Otter Care and Conservation

    Sea Otter Care & Conservation

    Special Access Behind-The-Scenes Area

    SeaWorld's sea otters were all rescued, deemed non-releasable and play an important role in the future of the species. Your animal care specialists will describe how we meet their daily needs and enrichment challenges, detail the surrogate otter program and more.

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Event Explorer's Reef

    Explorer's Reef

    Special Access Behind-The-Scenes Area

    Explorer's Reef is home to a variety of marine life in diverse environments. Aquarists maintain both saltwater and freshwater habitats, meet a diverse set of dietary needs, and maintain optimum water quality and temperature for all the fish, sharks and crabs in their care.

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Event Flamingo Care

    Flamingo Care

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    SeaWorld's dedicated team of aviculturists (professionals who care for birds) will be on hand to share flamingo breeding successes, care and husbandry. A visit here will answer questions you've always wondered, such as why do Flamingos stand on one leg and why are some pink?

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Event Sea Lion and Otter Care and Behavior

    Sea Lion and Otter Care & Behavior

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    Known for their antics and expert moves, sea lions are carefully reinforced through a positive reward system. Our team will explain the different approaches and learning styles of otters and sea lions so you can understand how we shape behavior through small steps.

  • Turtle Reef

    Turtle Talk- NEW

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    Aquarists will introduce you to our sea turtles at Turtle Reef

    • Just how do our aquarists maintain a 300,000 gallon aquarium on a daily basis?
    • Learn how we use enrichment to stimulate the turtles to explore their habitat.

    Did you know that all species of sea turtles are threatened or endangered? Find out how the SeaWorld Busch Gardens Conservation Fund is helping sea turtle conservation worldwide.

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Event Dolphin Care and Behavior

    Dolphin Care & Behavior

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    Their perpetual style, quick movements and incredible agility make dolphins a favorite marine mammal. You'll learn how positive reinforcement is used to shape behavior and our behaviorists will take you through the H.E.L.P.R.S. philosophy of care.

  • Beluga Whale

    Beluga Care & Conservation- NEW

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    The Arctic is a fragile and unique ecosystem. Learn about the adaptations belugas have to help them overcome these challenges. Climate change is greatly affecting belugas' wild habitat and you’ll be inspired to care about these conditions after you have a close encounter with these blubbery mammals.

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Event Penguin Care and Research

    Penguin Care & Research

    Meet-the-Expert Area

    Get the chance to meet professional penguin keepers and learn what it takes to create an Antarctic penguin colony in sunny San Diego, from daily husbandry to rookery development to habitat maintenance.

  • SeaWorld Inside Look Bird Rescue & Water Systems

    Bird Rescue and Conservation

    Special Access Behind-The-Scenes Area

    Visit the Oiled Wildlife Care Center, home of our Bird Rescue Program, where you'll be introduced to several feathered friends and hear more about SeaWorld's part in a breeding and re-introduction program.

Annual Passes

  • SeaWorld 1-Year
    Annual Pass

    So Cal Annual Pass

    Get unlimited admission with no blockout dates to SeaWorld San Diego, FREE general parking, (save $22 per visit), FREE Guest Ticket during promotional event dates*, in-park savings, discounts on park extras, exclusive events and much more.

    • Checkbox selected FREE general parking (save $20 per visit).
    • Checkbox selected Discounts on in-park food & merchandise and select park upgrades including tours, interactions and more.
    • Checkbox selected Exclusive Member events and rewards.
    • Checkbox selected Your visit helps support SeaWorld’s animal rescue and conservation efforts.
    Valid for visit to SeaWorld San Diego on regularly scheduled operating days and upon redemption will be converted to SeaWorld Annual Pass, which includes unlimited admission during the initial 12 month commitment and any renewal period, with no blockout dates. Discounted animal interactions, tours, dining experiences, camps and sleepovers may be purchased on the Pass Member website with valid, active barcode. For Annual Passes purchased at the park, the free parking benefit will begin taking effect on subsequent park visits. Restrictions may apply. Children ages 2 and younger are admitted free and do not require an admission ticket to visit SeaWorld San Diego. Offer, park products, hours and services are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice. Passes are non-transferable, non-refundable and may be revoked for misuse. Passes are not for resale and void if altered. Passes may not be duplicated and photocopies will not be accepted. This offer is not to be combined with any other special offers or discounts. This offer cannot be applied to existing memberships. Taxes, shipping and service fees not included in price. Your visit to SeaWorld helps support animal rescue efforts, with over 33,000 and counting.
    * Free Guest Tickets offer will be available during specific 2019 event dates only and will be loaded into active, valid Pass Member accounts at that time. Blockout dates may apply. Offer subject to change and/or cancellation without notice.
    EZpay is a monthly payment program designed to make it easy for anyone to become a Pass Member at our parks. It requires a 12- or 24-month commitment and an initial first down-payment amount. After the commitment is met, memberships on EZpay will continue on a month-to-month basis. Some restrictions may apply.
    A Photo Entry verification system is used with Annual Pass, Fun Card and Multi-Visit products. Upon your first visit, a photo will be taken using a handheld device and then stored locally for future visits. The photo is then used with each visit to verify identity upon each entry to the park, protecting the product from being used by another person.
    A $300+ Value & Unlimited Admission
    EZpay
    What is EZpay?

    EZpay is a monthly payment program designed to make it easy for anyone to become a Pass Member at our parks. It requires a 12- or 24-month commitment and an initial first down-payment amount. After the commitment is met, memberships on EZpay will continue on a month-to-month basis. Some restrictions may apply. EZpay Terms & Conditions.

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  • SeaWorld + Aquatica 1-Year
    Annual Pass

    2-Park Annual Pass

    Get unlimited admission with no blockout dates to SeaWorld San Diego including Aquatica plus FREE general parking, (save up to $22 per visit), FREE Guest Ticket during promotional event dates,* in-park savings, discounts on park extras, exclusive events and more.

    • Checkbox selected FREE general parking at SeaWorld and Aquatica.
    • Checkbox selected Discounts on in-park food & merchandise and select upgrades including tours, interactions, Aquatica extras & more.
    • Checkbox selected Exclusive Member events and rewards.
    • Checkbox selected Your visit helps support SeaWorld’s animal rescue and conservation efforts.

    Valid for visit to SeaWorld San Diego and Aquatica San Diego on regularly scheduled operating days and upon redemption will be converted to SeaWorld + Aquatica Annual Pass, which includes unlimited admission during the initial 12 month commitment and any renewal period, with no blockout dates. Aquatica is a seasonal waterpark open select days, please visit www.AquaticaSanDiego.com for current operating schedule. Discounted animal interactions, tours, dining experiences, Aquatica upgrades, camps and sleepovers may be purchased on the Pass Member website with valid, active barcode. For Annual Passes purchased at the park, the free parking benefit will begin taking effect on subsequent park visits. Restrictions may apply. Children ages 2 and younger are admitted free and do not require an admission ticket to visit SeaWorld or Aquatica San Diego. Offer, park products, hours and services are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice. Passes are non-transferable, non-refundable and may be revoked for misuse. Passes are not for resale and void if altered. Passes may not be duplicated and photocopies will not be accepted. This offer is not to be combined with any other special offers or discounts. Taxes, shipping and service fees not included in price. Your visit to SeaWorld helps support animal rescue efforts, with over 33,000 and counting.
    *Free Guest Ticket offer will be available during specific 2019 event dates only and will be loaded into active, valid Pass Member accounts at that time. Blockout dates may apply. Offer subject to change and/or cancellation without notice.
    EZpay is a monthly payment program designed to make it easy for anyone to become a Pass Member at our parks. It requires a 12- or 24-month commitment and an initial first down-payment amount. After the commitment is met, memberships on EZpay will continue on a month-to-month basis. Some restrictions may apply.
    A Photo Entry verification system is used with Annual Pass, Fun Card and Multi-Visit products. Upon your first visit, a photo will be taken using a handheld device and then stored locally for future visits. The photo is then used with each visit to verify identity upon each entry to the park, protecting the product from being used by another person.

    Best Value - Unlimited 2 Park Visits
    EZpay
    What is EZpay?

    EZpay is a monthly payment program designed to make it easy for anyone to become a Pass Member at our parks. It requires a 12- or 24-month commitment and an initial first down-payment amount. After the commitment is met, memberships on EZpay will continue on a month-to-month basis. Some restrictions may apply. EZpay Terms & Conditions.

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  • 1 Year Platinum Pass

    Platinum Annual Pass

    Get unlimited admission with no blockout dates to 11 great parks plus FREE up-close parking, FREE Guest Ticket valid any day, FREE reserved show seating, in-park savings, discounts on park extras, exclusive events and more.

    • Checkbox selected When available, FREE Up-Close Parking at SeaWorld San Diego and general parking at other parks of your membership.
    • Checkbox selected FREE Reserved Seating at participating SeaWorld San Diego shows & presentations.
    • Checkbox selected Discounts on in-park food & merchandise and select park upgrades including tours, interactions, Aquatica extras and more.
    • Checkbox selected One additional FREE SeaWorld Single-Day guest admission per calendar year.
    • Checkbox selected One additional Premier Seating ticket per calendar year.
    • Checkbox selected Your visit helps support SeaWorld’s animal rescue and conservation efforts.
    Valid for visit on regularly scheduled operating days and upon redemption will be converted to Platinum Pass. Includes unlimited admission during the initial 12 month commitment and any renewal period, with no blockout dates to SeaWorld San Diego, Orlando and San Antonio; Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Williamsburg; Aquatica San Diego, Orlando and San Antonio; Adventure Island; Water Country USA; and Sesame Place. Platinum Pass must be initially redeemed at SeaWorld San Diego for first use. Present your active, valid Platinum Pass when visiting participating parks. Visit park websites for valid operating hours, as some parks may be seasonal and operating days may vary. Discounted animal interactions, tours, dining experiences, Aquatica upgrades, camps and sleepovers may be purchased on the Pass Member website with valid, active barcode. For Annual Passes purchased at the park, the free parking benefit will begin taking effect on subsequent park visits. 1 Complimentary Guest Admission Ticket for Platinum Pass Members is valid for 1 single visit during the calendar year. Restrictions may apply. Children ages 2 and younger are admitted free and do not require an admission ticket to visit SeaWorld or Aquatica San Diego. Offer, park products, hours and services are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice. Passes are non-transferable, non-refundable and may be revoked for misuse. Passes are not for resale and void if altered. Passes may not be duplicated and photocopies will not be accepted. This offer is not to be combined with any other special offers or discounts. Taxes, shipping and service fees not included in price. Your visit to SeaWorld helps support animal rescue efforts, with over 31,000 and counting.
    EZpay is a monthly payment program designed to make it easy for anyone to become a Pass Member at our parks. It requires a 12- or 24-month commitment and an initial first down-payment amount. After the commitment is met, memberships on EZpay will continue on a month-to-month basis. Some restrictions may apply.
    A Photo Entry verification system is used with Annual Pass, Fun Card and Multi-Visit products. Upon your first visit, a photo will be taken using a handheld device and then stored locally for future visits. The photo is then used with each visit to verify identity upon each entry to the park, protecting the product from being used by another person.
    Visit 11 Parks in the U.S.
    EZpay
    What is EZpay?

    EZpay is a monthly payment program designed to make it easy for anyone to become a Pass Member at our parks. It requires a 12- or 24-month commitment and an initial first down-payment amount. After the commitment is met, memberships on EZpay will continue on a month-to-month basis. Some restrictions may apply. EZpay Terms & Conditions.

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    Passes