Thursday, July 21, 2011

Birch Aquarium San Diego

Located in the La Jolla section of San Diego is the Birch Aquarium at Scripps. A great place for a day of family fun, the aquarium is the public part of the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego. The center is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and hosts an average of over 400,000 visitors per year. On any given day school children and families visit to observe more than 380 species represented by over 5,000 animals. More about Birch Aquarium