Spend the morning learning what it takes to be a trainer at the Gulfarium!
Get a hands-on look at caring for our animals!
Ever wonder what it’s like to be an animal care specialist at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park? As a VIP Trainer, you can enjoy a hands-on, behind-the-scenes experience like no other! Working side-by-side with our trainers and aquarists, you’ll learn and practice all it takes to train and care for all of our marine animal residents!
Frequently Asked Questions
“My daughter has always wanted to be a marine mammal trainer. Now that she’s in high school we thought this would be a great way for her to see if it was really something she would enjoy. And she loved it!
She definitely wants to be a marine mammal trainer after today!”
Dive in to Gulfarium
Take center stage, as an acting veterinarian, while joining our marine mammal trainers dockside during a segment in one of our dolphin shows.
This turtle-filled encounter will introduce you to our seafaring loggerheads, a variety of fresh water turtles, and even our land-loving African spurred tortoises.
Stingray Bay Snorkel
Immerse yourself in a bay of wonder as you snorkel with stingrays, bamboo sharks and a variety of tropical fish!