An Annual Pass pays for itself after just two visits and unlocks a bounty of discounts and exclusive VIP access to special offers and events.
Offer Extended! For a limited time only, get one free children's admission with each full-price adult.
Offer valid Sunday-Friday after 4 pm. This offer is available online only.
You'll receive one free kid’s (age 2-12) admission in your shopping cart with every full price adult ticket purchased.
Valid for visits Sunday through Friday, after 4pm. Tickets must be purchased on the Newport Aquarium website.
Last entry time is one hour before close.
Newport Aquarium’s basic admission ticket gets you access to all of the Aquarium’s exhibits, shows and galleries, all at one low price. This ticket provides unprecedented value, ease and convenience - with just one transaction.
Prices Valid Year Round
Step behind the scenes to see how our professionals and volunteers care for thousands of marine animals in a million gallons of salt and fresh water.
Backstage Animal Experiences are available every day at 10am, 11:00am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm and 4:30pm.
See Newport Aquarium like never before.
Go behind the gallery walls and discover what it takes to run our aquarium. You’ll explore dynamic work environments from diver stations to animal acclimation areas.
Join one of our seasoned guides as they share their personal stories about the day-to-day lives of our fascinating animals, and learn about our exciting research and conservation efforts. Along the way you’ll have a hands-on encounter with one of our Educational Outreach animals and see our largest tanks from a fresh perspective.
All ages are welcome on this tour, but all participants must buy a ticket except for infant in arms.
You’re invited to visit The Penguin House, the backstage home of our African penguins.
Get up close and personal for this exclusive 20-minute encounter with these adorable birds.
Penguin Encounters are available every day except Wednesday at 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 1:00pm, 2:30pm & 3:00pm
You are invited inside The Penguin House, the backstage home of our African penguins.
During this exclusive 20-minute encounter, you will talk with one of our Animal Experience Specialists who handle these adorable birds. Watch up close as the penguins waddle, wiggle and shake their tails.
You get to take pictures of the penguins, and maybe even touch one! These penguins are from a temperate environment, so no coats are needed.
All ages are welcome on this tour, but children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. This experience is recommended for children ages 4 and older. All participants must buy a ticket except for infant in arms.
Subscribe to our newsletter, special offers and promotional emails.