The Science of Buried Treasure
WILD Weekend Series


What did it mean to be a pirate in the 18th century? Were they really as bad as everyone thought? Come to this WILD Weekend to find out. You will learn what being a pirate actually meant and what kind of treasure you sought. Participants will learn the 21st century way to hide treasure using chemistry to build fizzing chests. 

Your ticket includes admission to Ocean Institute to enjoy our maritime themed activities, tours, and exhibits.


Saturday, September 28
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


$12.50 per adult
$9.50 per child
$2.50 per Ocean Institute Member (enter member ID upon checkout)

*Ticket includes admission to Ocean Institute for the day

Minors must be accompanied by an adult at all times.