The National Aquarium will be closed to guests on April 28.

 

All events have been canceled and may be rescheduled.
Thank you for your understanding and continued support of the National Aquarium.

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Cause for Celebration

Blacktip Reef is officially an award-winner! Visit today to discover the breathtaking exhibit that earned us the 2014 AZA Significant Achievement Award in Exhibit Design.

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Coral Reefs

DID YOU KNOW?

These organisms form an important foundation for many ocean inhabitants, from tiny fish to large apex predators like sharks.

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The National Aquarium will be closed to guests on April 28.

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A Spring Surprise

Felize, a new baby sloth at the National Aquarium

National Aquarium is excited to announce the birth of a Linne’s two-toed sloth named Felize.

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Join the Movement

48 days of blue promo

Sign up for fun, daily challenges that help protect our amazing, life-sustaining blue planet!

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WATERblog: True Blue Bloods

true blue bloods

At $15,000 per quart, a horseshoe crab’s blood reaches far beyond its valuable price tag.

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Go Behind the Scenes

Immersion Tours

Dive into an Immersion Tour and discover a fascinating world behind the glass.

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Half-Price Friday Nights

Dollar Days 2012

Access our award-winning exhibits for half the price on Friday evenings after 5 pm.

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