Visitor Pictures: There’s a good chance that visitors will see at least one of the sea turtles inside the Giant Ocean Tank motionless at the bottom of the tank, or wedged under a coral overhang. Don’t fret. They’re just sleeping, as visitor reagancrew experienced during a recent visit.
Happy Birthday to Neo-Impressionist painter Georges Seurat who was born on this day in 1859. Despite its small size, this painting shows the technique that Seurat is most famous for –pointillism. Would you be up for the challenge of counting each dot?! If you are, head to Galley 152 where this painting is now on view.