Behind the Scenes

Life Support at Chesapeake Bay Aquarium

The Virginia Aquarium is home to a massive network of water processing infrastructure. Learn about the water quality process and filtration systems behind the Chesapeake Bay Aquarium, a 50,000-gallon exhibit that cycles 600 gallons of water per minute.

- Each program runs for about 45 minutes
- Participants must be at least 8 years old
- Participants must be at least 48" tall
- Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a paying, participating adult (18+)
- Phones, cameras, and other loose articles are not permitted on the tours.
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When & Where

Behind the Scenes Tour
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Friday, May 27
10:15 AM
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Tuesday, May 31
10:15 AM
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Friday, June 3
10:15 AM
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Tuesday, June 7
10:15 AM
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Friday, June 10
10:15 AM
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Tuesday, June 14
10:15 AM
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Friday, June 17
10:15 AM
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Tuesday, June 21
10:15 AM
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Tuesday, June 28
10:15 AM