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Fridays After Five Returns to National Aquarium


The National Aquarium’s popular community discount program, Fridays After Five, returns on Friday, September 7. Every Friday evening through March, guests entering National Aquarium, Baltimore between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. (exploring until 9:30 p.m.) will enjoy a low admission price of $12.

This fall the Aquarium will also welcome the return of the Cultural Series presented by Macy's programming that explores and celebrates international traditions in art, music, literature, dance, and cuisine. Starting in October, the first Fridays After Five of every month will feature special activities and performances honoring:


    • October 5 : Latino Heritage
    • November 2 : Native Cultures
    • December 7 : World Holiday Traditions
    • January 4 : Asian-Pacific Heritage
    • February 1 : Black History
    • March 1 : Women’s History

Friday evenings (September 7, 2012 – March 22, 2013)
5 p.m. - 8 p.m. (exploring until 9:30 p.m.)
Not valid December 28, 2012. Other blackout dates apply.

National Aquarium, Baltimore
501 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

All activities and exhibits are free with price of admission.
Add a 4D Immersion Film for $5.
Tickets can be purchased at

Fridays After Five are a great way for visitors to discover the wonders of the Aquarium’s collection of more than 16,000 magnificent animals, and explore exhibits, like Dolphin Discovery, at a greatly reduced price.