Calendar of Events

See What’s New for more on these events. Also see daily programs free with admission, and tours and adventures available for additional fees.

Labor Day
Sept. 1
The Aquarium is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with lots of free programs and additional adventures available.

Vulture Awareness Day
Sept. 6
Celebrate the virtues of vultures during this world-wide salute to the good work these birds do, and the threats they face.

Homeschool Day
Sept. 10
Homeschool families are invited to a day of fun and educational programs and activities, free of charge. Behind-the-scenes tours and other additional programs are discounted.

Veterans Day
Nov. 11
The Aquarium offers free admission for all – no present or past military affiliation required. If you want to return the favor, bring a non-perishable food item to donate to Martha’s Mission Cupboard food pantry. Donations NOT required for free admission.


  Holiday and special hours

The Aquarium is open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., including all holidays except closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas days, and early closings two days in late October and one in mid-December for evening Halloween events.