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Plan Your Aquarium Visit


  • 9 am–5 pm
  • FRI
  • 9 am–8 pm
  • SAT
  • 9 am–6 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


Friday is your night, half price after 5pm!

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Half-Price Friday Nights Special Events

Join the National Aquarium Conservation Team in partnership with the Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition and the National Environmental Education Foundation to explore local nature and wildlife at Leakin Park in Baltimore.

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Leakin Park BioBlitz Conservation

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Join the National Aquarium's Conservation Team for a field day at the Fort McHenry wetland!

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Fort McHenry Field Day - [Registration Closed] Conservation

Enjoy a relaxing, crowd-free visit to the Aquarium. The evening includes complimentary showings of our 4D movies.

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Member Evening Member Events

Calling all Boy and Girl Scouts! Be prepared for a fantastic day at the National Aquarium!

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Scout Day 2018 Special Events

Get up close and personal to one of our animals!

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Animal Encounter - Harbor Overlook Activities
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“Love this place”

I take my grandchildren to this Aquarium every time I visit them. They love it! I bought a family membership. It's a great deal!

waves icon Trip Advisor user Amy F, March 2018 READ REVIEW