Marine Biologist for a Day

Marine Biologist for a Day 2022 dates announced!

Splash into summer and discover what it takes to be a marine biologist at the Oklahoma Aquarium! Spend the day alongside aquarium staff to get a hands-on learning experience like no other.  
Teenagers behind-the-scenes at the Oklahoma Aquarium looking at an octopus
Junior biologists will...
  • prepare food in our kitchen 
  • feed animals on exhibit 
  • learn how to test water quality 
  • take a comprehensive behind-the-scenes tour 
  • dissect a shark and examine tissues under a microscope (dissection performed as one group) 


Campers must be aged 12-16 years old at the time of the camp. No exceptions.

Dates and Prices

DateTimeNon-Member PriceMember Price
Wednesday, June 8, 20228:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.$100$80
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.$100$80
Wednesday, July 13
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.$100$80
Wednesday, August 3
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.$100$80

If you have questions about these camps dates or when you can sign up, please email for more information. 


In accordance with CDC guidelines, campers are not required to wear masks but can do so if they choose.