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GET 2 EXTRA MONTHS FREE WITH GOLD OR PLATINUM MEMBERSHIP!

Get a Gold or Platinum Membership right now and you’ll get 2 extra months FREE! It's an unbeatable value that gives you 14 months and two summers of unlimited visits so you can see your fishy friends as often as you like. Membership comes with great benefits and unlocks access to special exhibits and events. Plus, discover everything new for Newport Aquarium’s 25th Anniversary like the ALL-NEW Ring of Fire: World of the Octopus, Shark Summer and the NEW Zebra Sharks, Scuba Santa’s Water Wonderland and more adventures coming soon. This is a limited time only offer so get yours today!

Three levels of Membership allow you to choose the benefits that fit your family’s needs while letting you Discover the Wonder all year long. Enjoy unlimited visits for one full year, discounts on your food and souvenir purchases and exclusive invitations to new exhibit openings and seasonal event previews with your Silver Membership. Upgrade to a Gold Membership for extra benefits like Bring-A-Friend FREE Days, $5 off guest tickets, 2 free parking vouchers and No Reservations Required. Or get VIP benefits like 2 Good-Any-Day guest tickets, $5 off guest tickets, 1 Free Virtual Reality ticket and 1 Free Behind-the-Scenes Tour ticket with a Platinum Membership!

Silver Annual Membership
 

Silver Annual Membership

Get unlimited visits for a full year plus a 10% discount on your food and souvenir purchases and Penguin Encounter tickets.

Silver Adult Price
Age 13 - 64
$59.99

Child and Senior pricing available.

Children under 2 are free.

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Includes:
 Unlimited visits for a full year

 Discount On Penguin Encounters

Gold Annual Membership
BEST VALUE GET 2 EXTRA MONTHS FREE

Gold Annual Membership

Gold Membership includes extra benefits like exclusive member events, Bring-A-Friend FREE Days, free parking vouchers and more!

Gold Adult Price
Age 13 - 64
$79.99

Child and Senior pricing available. Children under 2 are free.

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Includes:
 Unlimited visits for a full year
 Discount On Penguin Encounters
 Select Bring-A-Friend Free Days in Spring and Fall
 2 Free Parking Vouchers
 $5 Off Guest Tickets

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Platinum Annual Membership
VIP BENEFITS GET 2 EXTRA MONTHS FREE

Platinum Annual Membership

Platinum Membership includes all the benefits of Gold, plus 2 bonus Good-Any-Day Bring-A-Friend Free tickets and guaranteed entry without a reservation!

Platinum Adult Price
Age 13 - 64
109.99

Child and Senior pricing available. Children under 2 are free.

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Includes:
 Unlimited visits for a full year
 Discount On Penguin Encounters
 Select Bring-A-Friend Free Days in Spring and Fall
 2 Free Parking Vouchers
 $5 Off Guest Tickets
 Invitations to VIP Platinum Exclusive Events
 No Reservations Required!

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Get Your Newport Aquarium Membership TODAY!

50% OFF TICKETS TO KENTUCKY KINGDOM THEME & WATER PARK

Our friends at Kentucky Kingdom are providing an amazing limited-time offer just for Newport Aquarium Members! From August 1 through September 29, 2024, Members can get 50% off admission to Kentucky Kingdom Theme and Water Park located in Louisville, KY. Just show your Member ID at any ticket window for your half-off admission Get your Newport Aquarium Membership TODAY and take advantage of this limited time offer before it ends on September 29, 2024! Plan your visit by checking the hours for Kentucky Kingdom beforehand.

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Save on Penguin Encounter Tickets

Annual Passholders and Annual Members receive discounts on Penguin Encounter tickets! Take a journey halfway across the world to Cape Town, South Africa where you’ll step right into the habitat of a colony of nearly a dozen African Penguins. Learn all about these amazing penguin ambassadors and their natural environment as you watch them waddle, call, preen and play just inches away from you. Spots are limited – purchase your exclusive Penguin Encounter tickets today!

Newport Aquarium Silver Annual Members receive a 10% discount, Gold Annual Members and Annual Passholders receive a 15% discount and Platinum Annual Members receive a 20% discount.

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Shark Summer

Shark Summer

6/24/2024 — 9/8/2024

NEW Zebra Sharks and Shan the Shark Ray celebrate their first Shark Summer! Dare to Cross the world’s first Shark Bridge, visit the Shark Nursery, touch sharks and a giant ancient Megalodon Shark tooth that’s millions of years old! Plus, use your Shark Tracker to find them all!

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Get Your Special Event Tickets Now!

Get Your Special Event Tickets Now!

Sunday, September 1, 2024 @ 6:00pm
Enjoy the best location available for Riverfest – one of the largest annual pyro-musical displays in the US – from a private viewing area on Newport Aquarium’s terrace facing the Ohio River. Aquarium admission, dinner buffet with desserts and a post-fireworks charcuterie station are included. Doors open at 6:00pm, fireworks begin at 9:00pm and the event ends at 11:00pm. Advance ticket purchase required.

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NEW! Aquarium After Dark

NEW! Aquarium After Dark

Upcoming Dates:

  • Friday, August 9, 2024

Explore the aquarium like never before when you visit during Aquarium After Dark! Meet your animal friends during the day and then discover their fascinating nocturnal behaviors as the lights go out! Your adventure includes exclusive after-hours admission to Newport Aquarium, pizza party, animal encounters, animal touch opportunities and a self-guided twilight tour and scavenger hunt where you’ll experience the wonder of your aquarium - after dark! Members receive a special discount!

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Included Benefits Silver Gold Platinum
Unlimited Visits for One Full Year Newport Aquarium Silver Icon Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Discount at the Gift Shop 10% 15% 20%
Discount at Sharky's Café 10% 15% 20%
Discount at Sweet Dreams Candy Company 10% 15% 20%
Discount on Penguin Encounter Tickets 10% 15% 20%
Discount on Behind-The-Scenes Tour Tickets 10% 15% 20%
Exclusive Invitations to New Exhibit Openings Newport Aquarium Silver Icon Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Exclusive First-Access to Special Events like Scuba Santa and Mermaids Newport Aquarium Silver Icon Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Select Bring-A-Friend FREE Days in Spring and Fall   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Save 50% on Admission at Select Attractions like Dollywood and More!*   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
$5-Off General Admission Guest Tickets   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Discount on Birthday Parties   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
2 FREE Parking Validations Per Membership   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Gold & Platinum Member Exclusive: No Reservations Required   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Platinum Member Exclusive: 2 Bonus Good Any Day Guest Tickets - A $79.98 value!     Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Platinum Member Exclusive: 1 FREE Virtual Reality Ticket - A $10.00 value!     Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon
Platinum Member Exclusive: 1 FREE Behind-the-Scenes Tour Ticket - A $29.99 value!     Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon

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Newport Aquarium Silver Icon   Newport Aquarium Gold Icon   Newport Aquarium Platinum Icon = Benefit included with Membership option

*Select Herschend Family Entertainment Properties include: Dollywood (Pigeon Forge, TN), Silver Dollar City (Branson, MO), Wild Adventures (Valdosta, GA), Adventure Aquarium (Camden, NJ)

**Annual Passholders can see their benefits here.

Memberships expire one year from date purchased. Memberships purchased during a “2 Extra Months Free” promotion expire 14 months from date purchased.
Memberships are not eligible for refunds, cancellations or transfers. Prices, benefits and event dates/times are subject to change without notice.

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Once you purchase your New Annual Membership make sure to create your online account! You can link all of the Memberships in your family together, track your purchase history and expiration dates, make and manage reservations and more! Plus, it makes renewal a breeze!

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THANK YOU!

Your membership supports Newport Aquarium in our efforts to help others discover the wonder of the aquatic world, aid in our conservation and education efforts both locally and across the globe and provide first-class care to the animals in our trust. Your membership makes a difference.

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