Amazon Tunnel

Walk along the floor of the Amazon River, during its flooded season, thanks to our 32.5 feet long seamless tunnel...

Coral Reef

Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors and natural splendor of a coral reef as you pass through one of our many acrylic tunnels.

Dangerous & Deadly

Encounter the most feared and lethal – and often misunderstood -- animals found in the aquatic world.

Discovery Hut

See and touch a variety of animal artifacts

Stingray Hideaway

Frog Bog

Your kids have never seen frogs like this before. The Frog Bog is the largest exhibit of its kind in the Midwest, with nearly 20 species of exotic frogs.

Gator Alley

Be awestruck by our rare white American Alligators, plus, go eye-to-eye with Mighty Mike - the biggest, baddest gator in the country outside of Florida.

Penguin Palooza

Enjoy one of the most diverse collections of cold-weather penguins in the country at Penguin Palooza.

Seahorses Unbridled Fun

With a head like a horse, snout like an aardvark and belly pouch like a kangaroo- seahorses are anything but ordinary.

Shark Central

Thrillseeker Alert: You can touch a real shark at the only experience of its kind in the region.

Shark Ray Bay

Shark Ray Bay highlights one of the largest acrylic windows in the Aquarium for an awe-inspiring view of the giant shark tank.

Shark Tank Overlook

Get a fascinating topside view of the Shark Rays and their friends as you look down into the Surrounded By Sharks tank from one of the country’s largest open air tank displays.

Shark Tank Overlook

Shore Gallery

Discover fish that have four eyes, fish that can walk right out of the water and fish that can spit water six feet to catch insects. You’ll see these and many more wonders in our Shore Gallery.

Surrounded By Sharks

See more Shark Rays on display than anywhere else in the world right here in the Surrounded By Sharks Exhibit! Extremely rare Shark Rays, Sweet Pea, Scooter, Sunshine and Spike will win you over with their human-like eyes, prehistoric look, and breathtaking grace.

The Gallery

Step inside one of the most unique, elegantly decorated exhibits at Newport Aquarium.

World Rivers

In the first gallery you will visit, World Rivers, you will find the highest density and diversity of life forms in the Aquarium.