Visit the National Aquarium
Exhibits & Experiences
Support the Aquarium
Special Global Places
Did you know? Flounder have chromatophores, specialized cells in their skin that allow the animals to perfectly match its surroundings!
Our new puffin chick, Penne, is the first chick to puffin parents Virgo and Staypuft. Penne hatched on July 6th after an incubation period ...
A nautilus, along with the cuttlefish, squid, and octopus, are all cephalopods, meaning "head-foot," so named because the feet (tentacles) ...
Did you know? This shark is named for the short, venomous “horn” on its dorsal fin, which they use for protection.