Instructional Field Experiences

About the Program

Bring your school group to SeaWorld® to learn about our wonderful creatures during park operational days. You'll also attend special animal presentations designed specifically for education groups. Bring your own lunch and your group can enjoy a picnic between our enlightening shows. Specifically for Pre-K through Grade 6.

Instructional Field Experiences are aligned with National Science Standards and TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills: K.2 A; K.5 A; K.9 A, B, C; 1.2 A; 1.9 A, B; 2.2 A; 2.6 D; 2.8 A, B; 3.8 A, B; 3.9 A, B; 4.5 A; 4.8 A, B; 5.9 A, B; 5.10 A, B; 6.10

2015 Guides for teachers and chaperones about our exibits will be available soon!

2016 Dates

  • March 31
  • April 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
  • May 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20

Program Time: 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sample Itinerary

During your half-day program visit, you'll see penguins at Penguin Encounter®, alligators at Alligator Alley and our animals in the Animal Conservation and Connection Center. You will also receive an educational animal presentations at our Beluga stadium and Shamu Theater, designed specifically for education groups.


  • $8 per student
  • For every 3 students, one adult is allowed the $8 student rate
  • Adults over the 3:1 ratio pay $25

Students, Teachers and Chaperones can purchase an All-Day-Play pass in addition to their IFE ticket for $25.
Passes will be accepted this year for any teachers, students or chaperones. More information on this will be in the confirmation material upon booking the program.