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Milwaukee Schedule:

Seal & Sea Lion Feedings/Photo Sessions*:
10:30, 12:00, 1:30

Flippered Friends & Family:

*For animal and guest safety, if the temperature is below 32°F all programs will be cancelled for the day.

Hershey Schedule:

Seal & Sea Lion Shows:
No programs scheduled at this time.


Programs are subject to change due to animal or program needs

Upcoming Program Availability

Our Flippered Friends & Family program is offered multiple times daily. Learn more or register here.



About Us

Ocean Connections is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to inspiring conservation awareness and public action for our world's ocean through education.  Ocean Connections has partnered with Oceans of Fun to further our dedication to the field of science, education, and providing a forever home for marine mammals in need.  It is our goal to further community engagement in conservation actions by fostering a relationship with our animal ambassadors as well as ensuring the exceptional welfare of the seals and sea lions that call us home.

Ocean Connections offers a variety of opportunities for children and families alike to discover the amazing world of marine mammals. We provide a wide array of interactive programs, allowing you to connect with our animals personally.

We hope that you have the opportunity to join us and experience the wonder of working with marine mammals. The opportunity to touch, feed, and interact with our flippered family awaits you!

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Digital Learning Opportunities

Bring the magic and fun of marine mammals right to your classroom with our Digital Learning Opportunities!

Happy Valentine's Day!

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and Ocean Connections has customizable gift items that are perfect for your honey! Check them out today!

Mango Merch is Here!

We are excited to share the release of brand new merchandise featuring our rescued female Atlantic harbor seal, Mango!

Winter is Here!

Planning a visit to the Milwaukee County Zoo?  Learn more about our winter weather policy and closures here!

FAQ: Training and Husbandry

We're taking the time to answer two of our most frequently asked questions: how and why do you train your animals? Learn more about our positive reinforcement training and husbandry here.