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Australia Day at National Aquarium


Wishing you could warm up this winter with a trip Down Under? Join National Aquarium on Sunday, January 26, for Australia Day! Get close to more than 1,800 native Australian animals including freshwater crocodiles, turtles, birds and lizards in the Animal Planet Australia: Wild Extremes exhibit. Experience hourly animal encounters throughout the event. Enjoy feedings of numerous animals, including the crocodiles! Learn all about the meaning behind Aboriginal paintings and create your own art by painting on the rocks in the exhibit! Other activities include interactive didgeridoo performances, recycled crafts and more.

Sunday, Jan. 26
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

National Aquarium
501 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

All activities are included with Aquarium admission.
For more information, visit or call (410) 576-3800.