Explore the realm of the Giant Pacific Octopus and get a slimy handshake! The Octopus Encounter includes a behind-the-scenes tour and educational information about the care of this amazing invertebrate. Pricing: Encounters do not include admission to the Aquarium. Purchase tickets online. Only ticket holders will be permitted on any part of the Octopus Encounter experience; we cannot permit friends or family members without a ticket to accompany ticket holders to observe or take photos. Available Wednesdays and Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. $35 for Aquarium members. $40 for non-members. Participants: Ages 8 and up. Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult over 21 years of age. Maximum number of participants per encounter: 8. Note: Shellfish exposure possible. Please notify tour guide if you have a shellfish allergy.
2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Rd.
Newport, OR 97365