Sunday, February 18, 2007

Penguin Exhibit Opens

The aquarium's new temporary exhibit, Penguins: Birds of Play, opened on Saturday, February 17th. Over 3500 guests visited the aquarium on Saturday, making it one of the busiest February days on record! The exhibit features six African Blackfooted penguins and numerous hands on interactives exhibits (all designed by Virginia Aquarium staff). Penguins: Birds of Play will run through Labor Day, 2007.


L. Clements said...

7,000 visitors attended this exhibit the first weekend!

L. Clements said...

For the first three days of the Birds of Play exhibit, 10,934 people visited the Aquarium!