The National Aquarium and its Animal Care and Rescue Center will be closed through April 26 in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). CLICK HERE for more information.

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SPECIAL CLOSURE

The National Aquarium and its Animal Care and Rescue Center will be closed through April 26 in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). CLICK HERE for more information.

APRIL HOURS (STARTING APRIL 27)

  • MON–THU
  • 9 am–5 pm
  • FRI
  • 9 am–8 pm
  • SAT
  • 9 am–6 pm
  • SUN
  • 9 am–5 pm
Visitors may tour up to 90 minutes after the last entry. For your best experience, visit before 11 am or after 3 pm. BUY TICKETS PARKING/DIRECTIONS

Events & Activities

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Join the National Aquarium's Conservation team for a field day at Fort McHenry, where we'll remove debris from wetlands, maintain pollinator and rain gardens, and more.

APR 18
Fort McHenry Field Day - [Canceled] Conservation

Showcase your backyard biodiversity in this year's City Nature Challenge.

APR 24
City Nature Challenge 2020: Baltimore Conservation

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Join us in planting native marsh grasses and restoring the living shoreline at Watersedge Park in Dundalk!

MAY 1
Living Shoreline Restoration at Watersedge Park - [Canceled] Conservation

Enjoy a relaxing, crowd-free visit reserved for members and their guests. Event includes exhibit touring, complimentary showings of our 4D immersion films, food and beverage offerings, plus 20% off all gift shop purchases.

APR 8
Member Evening - [Canceled] Member Events
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“Great Aquarium”

Hands down the best aquarium I've been to. Great exhibits, displays, friendly and helpful employees, and great with crowd control with staggered check in times...

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