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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


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

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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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