Tickets & Hours

To get started buying your tickets online, select the date you'd like to visit. Then select the time of day, and your entry time.

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  • Tours and programs available
  • Special event
  • General admission unavailable

Sample of Tours Available

Shark Behind the Scenes Tour

May 1, 2016

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Get comfortably close to these predators of the deep.

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Insider's Tour

May 7, 2016

8:30 am - 11:00 am

Get a head start with a guided tour before the building opens!

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Calypso's Gold

May 7, 2016

9:00 am - 10:30 am

Get ready for an incredible adventure as you set off in search of the hidden treasure of the great Guardian Calypso!

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Member Events and Pricing

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April Hours

  • Mon–Thu 9 am–5 pm
  • Fri 9 am–8 pm
  • Sat9 am–6 pm
  • Sun 9 am–5 pm

Visitors may tour up to 90 minutes after the last entry.

Visitor Tips

By buying online, you skip the line!

No ticket fees, ever.

For your best experience, visit before 11 am or after 3 pm.

A Recent Visitor Says

"Must See in Baltimore"

Reviewed April 8, 2016

My wife and I went here while we were on a short vacation and it was fantastic. There are plenty of exhibits to see and enough room for it to not feel crowded. It is worth the money to go check out.

Visited Oct 2015
Source: TripAdvisor user "AsthmaticBigbird"

Don’t Miss a 4-D Experience!

Don't miss our 4-D experience!

Our 4-D Immersion Theater combines the high-definition drama of a 3-D film with special sensory effects that are built into the theater seats and environment.


Select your film during checkout so you can experience an underwater virtual reality during your visit.