See what our fish friends are having for dinner

Follow our live care specialists through World Alive as they feed some of our favorite water-dwelling residents.

See how the archerfish got its name as you watch the banded white fish spit water at airborne insects to knock them into the water. Peek inside the translucent stomach of a moon jelly to see the orange colored brine shrimp from its last meal.

Did you know Discovery Place Science has an entire kitchen dedicated to animal food preparation? Each tank has different feeding procedures to meet the unique needs of each animal. Prepare to meet the the most interesting dinner guests you've ever had.

Feeding schedules vary throughout the week.

  • All Ages
  • Included In Admission
  • Duration: 20 minutes


Thu Aug, 13
  • 3:15 p.m.

Getting Here

Discovery Place Science is located in the heart of uptown Charlotte and is accessible by car, train or foot. Discovery Place Science Parking Deck is located at the corner of Church and 6th Sts. in uptown Charlotte.

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