PIER 39 commemorates the 24th anniversary of the sea lions’ arrival to PIER 39 with the Sea Lion Encounter, January 17-20. Join Aquarium of the Bay Naturalists for a free 20-minute educational walking tour including a special stop at the new Sea Lion Center. The Sea Lion Center, operated and managed by Aquarium of the Bay, is a new educational nature center on Level 2 of PIER 39. The Center is the hub for all things sea lion, including interactive displays, educational videos and many fascinating presentations led by Aquarium of the Bay Naturalists.
After the tour, join PIER 39′s Salty the Sea Lion at Neptune’s Waterfront Grill & Bar for complimentary refreshments. Sea Lion Encounter participants will also be treated to special discounts.
All tours start at the Sea Lion Statue on the west side of the PIER 39 Entrance Plaza. Tours depart daily at 12 PM, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3 PM and 4 PM.