Penguin Encounter

On Request

Penguin Encounter

Learn about our African penguins at Penguin Isle and immerse yourself in their environment with our penguin encounter! Providing a unique interaction with one of the world’s most beloved birds, you can experience them in an intimate setting. You’ll have the opportunity to meet and interact with a penguin one-on-one.

Penguin Encounter Participant (52″ and taller) $99.00

Penguin Encounter Requirements:

  • Minimum height requirement is 52″. No exceptions. (52″ = 4’4 = 132 cm)
  • Participants under 10 yrs that meet the height requirement must be accompanied by an adult participant.
  • Participants 10 – 17 yrs must be accompanied by a paying adult as an observer or participant.
  • Program is not available to expectant mothers.
  • Observing children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Guests with any medical restrictions, special needs, fish allergies are required to book via phone (305) 365-2501 for arrangements.


Things you should know before your visit:

  • Advanced reservations are strongly suggested.
  • Please allow about 15-20 minutes for program.
  • General admission to Miami Seaquarium is included with your experience.
  • For the health and safety of our animals, all loose items and jewelry should be removed prior to the start of all animal interactions.
  • Lockers will be provided during your encounter.
  • Program is conducted in English. You may provide a translator who will also be participating in the water.
  • Accompanying observers will be able to watch their family or friends from an observer area only.
  • No cameras or cell phones are allowed.

Book your experience online today! Have questions?
Email Us or Call (305) 365-2501