Meet the Sea Lion

Get up close and personal with a sea lion while interacting and requesting behaviors from out of the water…a perfect opportunity for non-swimmers, or for those who want to remain dry, to interact with a sea lion.

Cost per Person:  $95.00  Price does not include tax or service charge
Program Check-in Times:  3:00 p.m. daily
Age Restrictions:  Must be at least 5 years old for the Meet the Sea Lion program
Program Duration: 10 minute orientation and 20 minute animal interaction time per group


All programs include admission to the park and shows. Allow 2.5 hours before or after your program to see the shows.

  • Dolphin, Sea Lion and Parrot Shows
  • Fish and Reptile Tour
  • Bottomless Boat Ride
  • Nature Tour and Lagoon-side Beach
Meet the Sea Lion
Meet the Sea Lion
Meet the Sea Lion
Meet the Sea Lion

Program Restrictions

  • Please advise at time of booking if you have any special requests, needs, and/or medical conditions so that we may prepare for your participation.
  • Participants must not have contact with any wild marine mammal within 48 hours of participation to avoid disease transmission to our animals.

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Animal Care & Training

The health and well being of the animals at Theater of the Sea takes precedence over all other interests.

Rescue & Rehabilitation

Theater of the Sea is home to many animals that have been rescued, rehabilitated, and deemed non-releasable for a variety of reasons.

About Us

Established in 1946 by the P.F. McKenney family, Theater of the Sea is one of the oldest marine mammal facilities in the world.