Cory Hardrict, Tia Mowry and their son Cree
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10/25/2012 at 04:00 PM EDT
Steimie, meet Cree!
Tia Mowry took her family to SeaWorld San Diego this week, touring the marine-life park with husband Cory Hardrict and their 15-month-old son
, Cree, on Tuesday.
"Yay!!! So excited about our day today!!!" Mowry Tweeted
The Mowry-Hardricts encountered bat rays, killer whales and sea lions, but got some extra time with Steimie, the park's 21-year-old bottlenose dolphin.
Steimie wasn't the only friend the family made during their day at the park. "Having a blast at Sea World!!!" Mowry later wrote
. "We got to see Elmo!!!"