Dive right in and get eye to eye with beautiful, and often misunderstood, fish. Home to blacktip reef sharks, cownose rays, and more; the California Academy of Sciences’ shark and reef lagoon is bordered by mangrove trees and a colorful Philippine coral reef.
About the California Academy of Sciences
Located in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, the California Academy of Sciences is home to Steinhart Aquarium, Morrison Planetarium, Kimball Natural History Museum, and world-class research and education programs—all under one living roof. Established in 1853, the Academy's mission is to explore, explain and protect the natural world.