March 6-7, 2017
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 Homeschool Days when admission is only $13 per person and no minimum is required.
All Homeschool tickets must be purchased in advance. Homeschool tickets are not available at the front gate and walk-up guests will be charged the General Admission rate. Annual passholders do not need to purchase general admission tickets.
If you have a group of 20 or more, please register using the form.
Less than 20? Click below to get your tickets now.
Exciting Additional Experiences for Home School Days:
(All Experiences Must be Pre-Purchased by the Friday before Homeschool weekend)
Finstitute Classroom Experience ($4 per person)
Each class is taught by a WAVE Foundation instructor and classroom tickets are just $4 per guest for each class. Newport Aquarium Admission tickets required. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to class time. If you arrive after class has started, there will be no refunds.
- All About Penguins (Grades PreK-12) - Class begins promptly at 9:15am. Space is limited. ($4 per person)
Learn why penguins are black and white, understand how dedicated they are to their family and realize how many penguins need our help preserving their species and habitat. Expand your students’ experience by using All About Penguins to explain deeper concepts such as adaptation, ecosystems, evolution, conservation and pollution.
- Surrounded By Sharks (Grades K-12) - Class begins promptly at 10:15am. Space is limited. ($4 per person)
This class will focus on sharks! Learn the WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE and WHY of sharks. Learn what they eat, why they have adapted, where they live – and so much more! Understand that sharks are not as scary or mean as most people think and learn how they achieved this bad boy reputation Expand your students’ understanding by using Serious About Sharks to delve deeper into concepts such as adaptation, ecosystems, evolution, conservation and pollution.
Backstage Animal Experience ($5 per person - lowest rate!): Get an inside look at the Aquarium facility and learn what it takes to maintain a one-million gallon environment. Must fill out the registration form to receive this discount.
Penguin Encounters ($26.99 per person): During the 20-minute encounter, you will talk with one of our our Animal Experience Specialists who handle these adorable birds Must fill out the registration form to receive this discount.