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65,000 amazing animals, with a few new additions, are excited to welcome you back.

New Marine Mammal Rescue Exhibit

Meet rescued seals and sea lions now finding sanctuary at the Vancouver Aquarium. Learn their rescue stories, and what makes the Aquarium a leader in marine mammal rescue for over 60 years.

New 4D Experience® Octopus: Blue Planet II

Immerse yourself in our new 4D experience movie, and dive beneath the surface to explore our planet’s oceans. Meet one of the most captivating marine animals that live there.

Accreditation

Recognized for excellence

The Vancouver Aquarium undergos regular accreditation inspections by professional associations. The voluntary accreditation process is a independent verification that we meet or exceed professionally-established standards of animal care, education, conservation and research.

AZA

Accredited member of Association of Zoos and Aquariums

CAZA

Accredited by Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums

AMMPA

Member of Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums

American Humane

Certified by American Humane's Humane Conservation™ program

LEED Gold

Recipient of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design award