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Visitor Tips

Typically our busiest days are holidays and summer vacation, which may create timed-entry. 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.

  • Labor Day

    Special Labor Day Weekend Hours

    August 31 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    During the Labor Day Weekend the Newport Aquarium will have special operating hours to celebrate this end of summer holiday celebration. More details

  • Grandparents Day Breakfast

    Grandparents Day Breakfast

    September 7 Various Times

    Join us Sunday morning, 9/7, to celebrate Grandparents Day at Newport Aquarium.  Your special breakfast includes Aquarium admission; a breakfast buffet ; and an alligator encounter. More details

  • Mermaids


    Days and Times Vary Newport Aquarium October 10 - 19

    Experience the magic as the world famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids visit Newport Aquarium. More details

  • Overnight Adventures

    Overnight Adventures

    Various Dates Available Newport Aquarium 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 a.m.

    More awe-inspiring than sleeping under the stars, the Overnight Adventure Program allows groups to spend the night with the most exotic and interesting creatures. More details