South Carolina Aquarium


Leading the way to connect people with water, wildlife and wild places. Education is at the core of our mission, and we strive to provide an engaging, exciting experience combined with lessons in biology, environmental science and conservation. With focused attention on state and regional curriculum standards in STEM areas, the Aquarium offers wonderful benefits to school groups.

Mission Statement

To inspire conservation of the natural world by exhibiting and caring for animals, by excelling in education and research, and by providing an exceptional visitor experience.