ATLANTA (February 5, 2016) - Georgia Aquarium hosted its annual Party with the Penguins on Jan. 30 in observation of Penguin Awareness Day, which falls on Jan. 20 every year. Guests were able to learn more about the research and conservation efforts Georgia Aquarium participates in to help preserve African penguins, an endangered species, while engaging in penguin-themed activities. Guests were also able to observe penguins in their habitat in the Georgia-Pacific Cold Water Quest gallery. Photos of the event highlights can be viewed below.
ABOUT GEORGIA AQUARIUM
Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that contains more than 10 million gallons of water and has the largest collection of aquatic animals. Georgia Aquarium’s mission is to be a scientific institution that entertains and educates, features exhibits and programs of the highest standards, and offers engaging and exciting guest experiences that promote the conservation of aquatic biodiversity throughout the world. Georgia Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums. For additional information, visit www.georgiaaquarium.org.