See & do incredible things
Adventure awaits inside and out! From the pristine natural areas surrounding the Aquarium to animal care areas behind the scenes inside the Aquarium, visitors of all ages can make memories in our special activities and events.
Activities and programs change seasonally. Please check our Today at the Aquarium page for the most up-to-date listings.
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New Summer Program!
Kids' Night Out
Starting June 5, kids can have a fun night out at the Aquarium while parents have a fun night out on the town! The new program, Kids’ Night Out, will be held most Wednesdays from 6-10 p.m. this the summer. Parents can drop their children off at the Aquarium for a fun filled night with live animal interactions, a pizza dinner and snacks, a mini behind-the-scenes tour, and other activities. Registration is required and spaces are limited. Ages 4-13. $40 for nonmembers; $36 for members. Duration: 4 hours.
Available Dates: June: 7, 14, 21, 28; July: 5, 19; August: 16, 23, 30