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Customer Service

General Information:
Toll Free 1-800-406-3474

Group Information:
(859) 815-1471

Last entry time is one hour prior to closing.

Visitor Tips

To avoid excess crowds and ensure a more comfortable experience, Newport Aquarium uses Timed Entry,  where visitors choose an entry time.  Last entry time is one hour prior to closing.

Skip the ticket lines! Buy your tickets now and print them at home. This allows you to bypass the ticket window line.

  • Penguin Parade

    Penguin Parade

    Pre-show at opening - Parade 15 minutes after. Plaza in front of the Aquarium Duration: 30 min.

    Catch the Penguin Parade with our lovable African Penguins. Your child could be chosen Grand Marshall to lead the parade. More details

  • Caimans

    Animal Encounter

    Daily Bizarre and Beautiful 10-10:15am

    Come meet one of our Outreach animals in this 15 minute encounter. Free with paid admission. More details

  • Turtle Touch

    Sunday, Monday, Thursday Friday & Saturday Canyon Falls 11:30am – 1:15pm, & 2pm – Close

    Touch a variety of turtles in the new Turtle Corral. More details

  • Penguin Palooza Exhibit

    Penguin Exhibit Care

    Daily: 3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Penguin Palooza Exhibit 15 minutes

    Discover the amazing world of penguins as our biologists provide the highest level of care for our five species of penguins in the Penguin Palooza Exhibit. More details

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