Things to Do

Newport Aquarium showcases thousands of animals from around the world in a million gallons of water- You'll be amazed at all there is to see and do, including fun and interactive activities, like touching a shark or meeting a penguin.

Newport Aquarium is open to the public 365 days a year and is located only two minutes from downtown Cincinnati at Newport on the Levee.

Now Open - Ring of Fire: World of the Octopus

Discover the wonder of the shape-shifting, color-changing Giant Pacific Octopus and experience the mystery of his volcanic underwater world. Explore his Octopus Den and get up-close to fascinating animals like Moon Jellyfish and Japanese Spider Crabs. 

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Coral Reef Tunnel


Whether it's the most interactive seahorse exhibit in the country, the all-new Ring of Fire: World of the Octopus or the incredible Shark Bridge, you'll find an experience to remember.

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Red Eyed Tree Frog


Newport Aquarium features thousands of creatures from all around the world. Discover new animals!

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There are a lot of fun things to do today! You can play with penguins, touch sharks, walk inches above sharks and see animals and fish being fed.

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