The National Aquarium and its Animal Care and Rescue Center are temporarily closed in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). CLICK HERE for more information.

First Saturdays & Sundays Program

Special Needs

Special needs guests can get a head start by visiting on the first Saturday or first Sunday of the month. Our First Saturdays and First Sundays program allows visitors with special needs and their guests to enter 30 minutes before the Aquarium opens to the general public.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Guest Services at

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