Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some of the questions that our guests most frequently ask.

We also invite you to visit our visitor tips page to get the most out of your next trip to Newport Aquarium.

Yes. However, you may enjoy your visit more without bringing your stroller. Due to the nature of the aquarium experience, most kids and parents will enjoy their visit more without a stroller.

Yes. Click here for details on our special offers.

We offer a build-your-own option with our annual passes, which you can customize to fit your family needs.

Check our Annual Pass page for full details.

Parking is available in the Newport on the Levee parking garage, as well as surface lots. Click here for parking prices and information.

The aquarium is wheelchair accessible.

We have one optional attraction, Shark Bridge, which requires guests to walk independently across it. However, we offer similar views and vantage points of our Shark Tank for those who aren't able to cross the bridge.

You can reach the Newport Aquarium Photography Department with any questions you have regarding your photos at 859-815-1436 or

A team member will respond to you within 48 hours.

Donation requests can formally be made on our website at this link. We wish you luck with your fundraiser!
Master Card, Visa, Discover and American Express.

Newport Aquarium does not allow any outside food or beverages, except bottled water, inside the building.

Food and Beverage items are available for purchase at Sharky’s Café.

Newport Aquarium is located only two minutes from downtown Cincinnati at Newport on the Levee, which features a year-round schedule of festivals, special events, live bands and a variety of restaurants, entertainment and shopping. Click here for a directory of dining, shopping and fun options.

Learn more about area attractions at the Northern Kentucky Convention and Visitors Bureau.


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