Make your Newport Aquarium visit even better with additional activities you can participate in throughout the day.

Backstage Animal Experience

See, Touch, and Explore how our professional staff care for thousands of animals and over a million gallons of water in this 45 minute tour.

Penguin Encounters

You are invited inside The Penguin House, the backstage home of our African penguins. During the 20-minute encounter, you will talk with one of our our Animal Experience Specialists who handle these adorable birds.