Living Planet Aquarium

Living Planet AquariumThe Living Planet Aquarium is currently located in Draper, Utah, and is home to 1250 animals representing 267 species. The public aquarium consists of three main exhibits: Discover Utah, Ocean Explorer, and Journey to South America.

The aquarium is located at 12033 Lone Peak Parkway and it is a world-class facility. The building is130,000 square feet. The new facility will feature a 4D theater, a banquet Center, wedding locations, party and play center and 350,000 to 400,000 gallons of water.

The aquarium's education department operates two outreach programs: the Utah Waters Van and the Rainforest Van. The outreach programs visit over 450 elementary schools statewide each year, reaching nearly 50,000 students. Field trip programs for pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade and a teacher professional development program with resources for fourth grade teachers are offered.