Loveland Living Planet Aquarium (LLPA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that inspires people to Explore, Discover, and Learn about Earth’s diverse ecosystems. A world-class facility, LLPA provides learning opportunities at all levels, interests, and ages. Since opening its new facility in Draper in March 2014, the Aquarium has welcomed three million visitors. Additionally, LLPA reaches more than 82,000 Utah students each year through its Outreach Education programs

OUR HISTORY

Read about our history from a childhood dream to world-class Aquarium.

OUR MISSION

We inspire people to Explore, Discover, and Learn about Earth’s diverse ecosystems.

OUR VISION

We strive to foster stewardship for the environment and life on Earth.

CORE VALUES

  • Integrity
  • Thirst for Learning
  • Commitment to Excellence
  • Stewardship & Conservation
  • Leadership & Growth
  • Fun!

POSITIONING STATEMENT

We are a world-class Aquarium that engages and educates people about their place in the global system of life by showcasing the world’s ecosystems.

VALUE PROPOSITION

We provide living “classrooms” that immerse people in natural ecosystems, bridging the gaps between education, entertainment, and conservation to help people understand and appreciate their connection to the global system of life.

Explore, Discover, Learn.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Terry Grant: Chairman
Rick White: Vice Chairman
Ron Nielsen: Treasurer
Michele Hilton: Secretary
Tim Cosgrove
Jeff Flamm
Jim Loveland
Ken Murdock