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Penguins play tourist at closed aquarium in Chicago amidst coronavirus pandemic

Last Updated Mar 17, 2020 at 3:03 pm EDT

Edward and Annie explore Chicago's Shedd Aquarium while it's closed for COVID-19, March 16, 2020. Image Credit: FACEBOOK/Shedd Aquarium

The constant influx of coronavirus news can be overwhelming and exhausting, especially if you’re stuck at home in self-isolation.

But three adorable creatures are making the most of it.

While the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago is closed, staff let some of its penguins out to explore the other exhibits and, of course, it was all caught on video.

One penguin named Wellington enjoyed checking out the fish — perhaps he was pondering what he would have for lunch.

While the fish seemed just as curious about him.

Edward and Annie, a bonded pair of rockhopper penguins, got to check out some of the aquarium’s large fish enclosures.

No doubt it was a date night neither will forget any time soon.

And don’t worry, staff were there the whole time to make sure the adorable tourists played safe.