Here at the Aquarium, we’re committed to conserving water, wildlife and wild places – conservation is the heart of what we do. This holiday season, protect what you love with these conservation-minded gifts that bring joy all year long.

Aquarium Membership

Gift your loved one a South Carolina Aquarium membership! Not only can you visit the Aquarium as often as you like, but you receive exclusive benefits like special discounts, invitations to member-only events, a subscription to our membership magazine and more. Order your holiday gifts by Friday, December 13 to ensure they are received by Christmas.

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Sea Turtle Guardian

For the sea turtle enthusiast on your list, give a gift that will connect them to our Sea Turtle Care Center and its sea turtle patients all year long. Give the gift of Sea Turtle Guardian and you can protect threatened and endangered species of sea turtles by making an annual gift or a monthly recurring gift. Your gift will directly support critical hospital operations and the care of sick and injured sea turtles.

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Adopt a Sea Turtle

Adopt a sea turtle at the $100 level (now reduced to $50) and receive a plush sea turtle, fact sheet, adoptive parent decal and more! By symbolically adopting a sea turtle, you help us provide the highest quality animal care to our turtles and all the animals that call the Aquarium home. Purchase by Sunday, December 15 to ensure delivery by Christmas. To adopt, click below or call (843) 579-8552.

Please note: Special pricing ends Wednesday, December 19.

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Journey Home Calendar

Journey Home Calendar

Follow the journey home all year long with our Journey Home calendar! The Journey Home calendar raises awareness of the Sea Turtle Care Center’s work, features some of the funniest, feistiest and most charismatic patients, as well as celebrates you, the people who support it. 100% of proceeds from the calendar go toward the Sea Turtle Care Center. Purchase your calendar by Sunday, December 15 to ensure delivery by Christmas.

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Sea Turtle Tote

We are excited to offer another way to support our rehabilitation efforts and raise awareness for sea turtle conservation: the new-and-improved sea turtle tote! The new sea turtle totes are now hot off the press and available for purchase with special thanks to our sponsor, South Carolina Federal Credit Union.


Pillars of Support

Invest in the Aquarium’s mission on behalf of friend or family through Pillars of Support. With a gift starting at $500, your loved one’s name will be beautifully and artistically displayed on a legacy fish on one of four lighted pillars, prominently exhibited within the Aquarium’s Great Hall.

Celebrate the holidays with us.