October 25-26, 2016
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 $12 per person and no minimum is required.
All Homeschool tickets must be purchased in advance. Homeschool tickets are not available at the front gate.
If you have a group of 20 or more, please register using the form or by phone (859) 815-1423.
Less than 20? Click below to get your tickets now.
Exciting Additional Experiences for Home School Days:
(All Experiences Must be Pre-Purchased by Wednesday,October 19, 2016 by calling 859-815-1423)
Finstitute Classroom Experience
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.
- All About Penguins (Grades PreK-12) - Class begins promptly at 9:15am. Space is limited.
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.
This class with 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: Get an inside look at the Aquarium facility and learn what it takes to maintain a one-million gallon environment. Only $5 per person! (Must call 859-815-1423 to book discount).
Penguin Encounters: During the 20-minute encounter, you will talk with one of our our Animal Experience Specialists who handle these adorable birds. $26.99 per person (Must call 859-815-1423 to book discount).