Sunset Pier Walks

October 28 2023  -  December 10 2023

irch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is holding its annual Sunset Pier Walks, giving guests the opportunity to experience breathtaking sunsets while taking a stroll on the iconic Ellen Browning Scripps Memorial Pier. During Sunset Pier Walks, guests will join Birch Aquarium naturalists on an exclusive walking tour of the Scripps Pier – which is normally closed to the public – and learn about fieldwork being conducted by Scripps Oceanography researchers. The 90-minute tour features hands-on science stations where guests can scoop up plankton, examine samples under the microscope, dissect a squid and learn about local shark research. Sunset Pier Walks run on select Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 10. Advanced registration is required.