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Home School Days

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September 14 - 19, 2014

You can enhance your child's knowledge of marine life and conservation while having a wonderful time in the process. Visit the Newport Aquarium for Home School Days when admission is only $11 per person and no minimum is required.

All Home School tickets must be purchased in advance. Home School tickets are not available at the front gate.


Exciting Additional Experiences for Home School Days:

Finstitute Classroom Experience
Each class is taught by a WAVE Foundation instructor and classroom tickets are just $4 per guest. Newport Aquarium Admission tickets required.

  • Surrounded By Sharks (Grades K-12) - Class begins promptly at 9:15am
    Learn all about Sharks in this 30 minute class! This class will take place in the Shark Ray Bay Theater of the Newport Aquarium before opening. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to class time.

  • American Alligators (Grades K-12) - Class begins promptly at 10:15am
    Learn about what makes a reptile a reptile and engage with a live gator in this 45 minute class!

  • Scuba Science (Grades 6-12) - Class begins promptly at 11:15pm
    Learn the science of scuba and meet a Newport Aquarium diver in this 45 minute class!

  • Wonders of Water (Grades 6-12) - Class begins promptly at 12:15pm
    Get hands-on learning while you test water from an actual aquarium tank in this 45 minute class!

Ride The Ducks
Experience sight-seeing fun from a duck's eye view on greater Cincinnati's only Duck tour. Travel on land and water in one amazing vehicle. Tour Newport and Cincinnati streets and SPLASH into the Ohio River. Ride the Duck tickets are just $10 each on Home School Days!

Backstage Animal Experience
Get an inside look at the Aquarium facility and learn what it takes to maintain a one-million gallon environment. Only $5 per person!

Penguin Encounters
During the 20-minute encounter, you will talk with one of our our Animal Experience Specialists who handle these adorable birds. $25 per person

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