Penguin Encounter, Georgia Aquarium




Play with a Penguin

Meet a new pal when you go behind the scenes at the Georgia Aquarium for this African Penguin encounter. This fun learning adventure puts you in personal contact with one of the zoo's beautiful endangered penguins. Gain a greater understanding of and appreciation for these remarkable birds while helping to fund efforts to conserve their habitat.

In this 30-minute experience, you'll get an up close look at how these penguins live. Be sure to wear closed-toed shoes and bring a jacket ‚Äì these birds like it cool! 

  • Touch, Feed, & Interact with African Penguins
  • Learn About Penguin Conservation & Rescue Programs
  • 30-Minute Program 
  • Complimentary Professional Photograph Included
  • No Phones or Cameras Allowed
  • Ages 7+
  • Under 16 Must Be Accompanied By Adult

This experience is designed to be fun for people and penguins alike. Your level of interaction with the penguins varies depending on your behavior, so be sure to be nice! Limit three children per one adult. Current maximum group size is ten.

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