Blacktip Reef Shark

Make some new friends this semester

Escape from exams, term papers and text books to immerse yourself in award winning habitats and discover the National Aquarium’s nearly 20,000 animals. On your study break come meet sharks, dolphins, sloths, turtles, frogs and more!

Participating Colleges and Universities offer special rates right on campus!

Community College of Baltimore County


Join the CCBC Alumni Association for exclusive benefits! Already a member? Email to purchase tickets and for more information on discounts!

Coppin State University


Coppin State University Alumni can take advantage of this exclusive on the Alumni Association’s web page. Need help? Contact Marcia Cephus in the Alumni Relations Office.

Harrisburg Area Community College

Details and contact information for this school coming soon

Johns Hopkins University

Please visit the Office of Work, Life and Engagement and speak with Jackie or Eshon.

Maryland Institute College of Art

Details and contact information for this school coming soon

Mount St. Mary's University


Buy tickets directly through the Student Discount Ticket Portal here!

Towson University


The Towson University Alumni Association is proud to offer discounted tickets to The National Aquarium! Purchase your tickets today though the Alumni Association website.

University of Maryland


Join the University of Maryland Alumni Association for exclusive benefits! Already a member? Buy tickets directly through the Alumni Association web page under the Benefits section!

Want to bring a special rate to your campus? Please have someone from your school’s Office of Student Engagement or Student Union Board reach out to

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Half-Price Friday Nights

Friday is your night! Get access to our award-winning exhibits for half the price of general admission on Friday evenings after 5 pm.

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