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Plan Your Aquarium Visit


  • 10 am–4 pm
  • FRI
  • 10 am–8 pm
  • 10 am–5 pm


  • FEB 17–19
  • 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


Friday is your night, half price after 5pm!

FEB 23
Half-Price Friday Nights Special Events

Join the National Aquarium Conservation Team in partnership with The Nature Conservancy and the Chesapeake Bay Trust to restore the Atlantic white cedar habitat in Nassawango Creek Preserve.

MAR 24
Atlantic White Cedar Tree Planting Conservation

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Lend your voice and get to know the leaders of a growing movement working to connect diverse communities to the outdoors, inspiring them to care for and protect our ocean planet.

FEB 27
Nature for All Conservation

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

MAR 20
Member Evening Member Events

Get up close and personal to one of our animals!

FEB 21
Animal Encounter - Harbor Overlook Activities

Let our divers be your guides in this underwater experience.

FEB 21
Atlantic Coral Reef Dive Feedings
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“Great fun for all ages!”

The National Aquarium is one of Baltimore's greatest attractions. The layout and exhibits of aquatic wildlife are the best on the East Coast. Highly recommend.

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