Join our experienced naturalists as they guide you through a beginner’s step-by-step snorkel instruction, perfect for exploring the underwater world. Through a variety of activities and games, we’ll learn the secrets of why fish come in so many colors, sizes and shapes.
*All children will be outfitted with a life jacket.
Mondays, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $85
Ambassadors in the Kitchen
We are mixing it up in the Heritage House kitchen with an adventure in cooking. Don your chef hat as we learn about the ingredients that make up our tasty concoctions. Whether using hand-crank blenders or the solar oven, the result is sure to be delicious.
Mondays, 2 p.m.–4:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $85
Sea Floor Submarine Adventure
Experience the thrill of journeying beneath the sea in a real submarine. A technological marvel, the Atlantis XI Submarine was specifically designed for underwater sightseeing excursions. The spacious cabin is maintained at sea level pressure with no effect on the ears. The smooth ride and clarity of the water will amaze you as we explore Grand Cayman’s underwater marine park to depths of 100 feet and explore the mysterious deep reefs off Grand Cayman, discovering the shy and exotic creatures of this alien world.
Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 12 US $120 // 13 - Adult US $130
Emily our stingray puppet needs your help! She has lost her friends and all her food! Develop your detective skills and become a private investigator. Learn all about stingrays and their ray cousins as we go on a scavenger hunt around the hotel to save the day.
Tuesdays, 2 p.m.–4:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $85
Join our naturalists and your new ambassador friends for a great dinner together. Explore the wonderful world of animal communication. Learn why whales sing, bees
dance, wolves howl, and peacocks fan their tails. Then test your skills with some sensory experiments and hands-on fun.
Tuesdays, 5:30–8:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 9 // US $90
Secrets of the Sand*
The beaches we stroll upon are seldom appreciated for what they really are. Each grain of sand is a tiny bit of history, reflecting its origin and forces that have brought it to this place. Ours will be an adventure of discovery as we explore this wonderland beneath our feet.
*All children will be outfitted with a life jacket.
Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $85
Gardening Gurus (K)
Throughout history each and every culture has used the plants of the local environment for their survival. Dig in and explore everything plants have to offer. Learn how we turn our food garbage into a garden and join us in creating a herb garden out of an old kayak!
Wednesdays, 2–4:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 12 // US $90
Discovering Sea Turtles*
Turtles have been swimming in the oceans for millions of years, but their future is now more uncertain than ever before. Join our naturalists and your new ambassador friends for a great dinner together. Explore the lives of these amazing creatures through a variety of crafts and games.
*Dinner included. This program does not go to the Cayman Turtle Farm
Wednesdays, 5:30–8:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 12 // US $90
Discover the importance of water as we conduct water-based experiments. We’ll discuss the difference between salt and fresh water, and learn about how everyone, everywhere, affects the ocean.
All kids will be outfitted with a life jacket.
Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 9 // US $85
Explore the different places birds make their nests and learn why they chose their “neighborhood”. Join us for crafts and games as we discover why birds come in so many shapes and sizes. Keep your eyes open to see how many birds you can spot!
Thursdays, 2–4:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $85
Have You Ever Seen a Blue Iguana?
Grand Cayman is home to the endemic and endangered Cayman Blue Iguana found nowhere else in the world. Learn all about this fascinating species and the efforts to save them. We will take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Blue Iguana Recovery Program and breeding facility at Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park.
Fridays, 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 12 US$115 // 13 - Adult US $125
Join us as we explore the rich culture of the Caribbean. Experience traditional arts and crafts using natural and recycled materials. Discover how the Cayman Islands got its name from its crocodile cousins that used to live here. We have fun facts and yummy treats to enjoy.
Fridays, 2–4:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $85
Join our naturalists and your new ambassador friends for a great dinner together. Hop your way for some fun and games as we leap into the fascinating world of frogs. Help us find our local froggy friends on a night walk and explore the many mysterious and crazy facts we have to offer.
Fridays, 5:30–8:30 p.m. // Ages 4-12 // US $80
Life on the Edge of the Sea
Islands are filled with creatures that live on land but must stay very close to the sea in order to survive. We visit a flourishing park perched on the ironshore and take a closer look at critters who call the tide pools home then explore the fanciful landscaping comprised entirely of indigenous plants.
Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 7 // US $90
Family Open House
Take a break from the sun and let your craftier side shine through.
Puzzles, games, crafts and trivia for the whole family to enjoy.
Saturdays, 2–4:30 p.m. // complimentary family fun time!
Discovering the constellations in the night sky instantly connects us with the history of our species, through the myths and legends that have been constructed around them. Join our naturalists and your new ambassador friends for a great dinner together. Explore the galaxy and learn about distant stars on our iPads. Then, weather permitting, we’ll look through the telescope for a close-up of our moon’s craters and at some of our neighboring planets.
Saturdays, 5:30–8:30 p.m. // Ages 4 - 12 // US $90