Hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily.
Close Encounters of the Aquatic Kind
Swim on up to the 3rd floor of Aquatic Wonders for a fin-tastic talk about all things marine! Come learn about what sea stars eat, the difference between the rays in our touchpools, how a hermit crab gets its shell, and so much more!
Aviary Chat & Feed
Swoop into the Aviary to see how our birds do lunch! A biologist will be in the Aviary to tell you about the different types of birds and what they eat, as well as answer any questions you may have. Watch our Blue Bellied Roller eat “on the fly."
Narrated Dolphin Training Session
Join us at the dolphin habitat to meet our newest arrivals, Archer, Axl, Finn, and Nigel! Come learn about our dolphins and the behaviors that help them voluntarily participate in their own care and learn what you can do to help conserve their wild counterparts.
Can you tell the difference between a crocodile and an alligator? Come learn about our crocodilian species here at Mississippi Aquarium. Presenters will point out characteristics of both the American Alligator and American Crocodile. Learn about conservation measures you can take to help these animals in the wild.
Join our biologists to learn about our amazing North American River Otters, Finn, Jackson, Magnolia and Sugar. Staff will be available to answer questions as you watch a training session
rulers of the sky
Migrate to the Aviary to learn a variety of fun feathered facts! Presenters will cover multiple topics such as migration, feather composition, and what bird banding is all about. You will learn how you can help out our feathered friends no matter where you live!