Location: Bay & Ocean Pavilion

Cost: Included with Aquarium Admission

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: (757) 385-FISH (3474)

Upcoming Dates:

  • Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday, August 21, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

From colossal carnivores to amazing herbivores, shrink down and learn all about these incredible, oversized insects! Learn about two fighting Atlas beetles, a gigantic jungle nymph stick insect, the carnivorous praying mantis, a monstrous caterpillar, and more. Take control and operate the robotic heads of three insects, or test your knowledge with the challenging quiz. This exhibit will be open through September 4, 2017. Included with Aquarium admission.