Daily Schedule by Activity

Today's Hours 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Discovery Hut

See and touch a variety of animal artifacts.

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway

Jim Henson's Splash & Bubbles Reeftown Adventure

Catch a current to Jim Henson’s Splash and Bubbles Reeftown Adventure only at Newport Aquarium!

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Penguin Sunrise

Take a seat and learn all about our Cold Weather Penguin habitat housing several different Penguin species.

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Penguin Palooza

Seahorse Creation Station

Discover your inner-artist at the Seahorse Creation Station and create a digital seahorse you can share with friends and family.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun!

Seahorse Seek & Find

Play the digital Seek & Find on your smartphone

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun!

Shark Bridge

Over 2 million thrill-seekers have dared to cross Newport Aquarium's Shark Bridge!

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Shark Tank Overlook

Shark Central

Thrillseeker Alert: You can touch a real shark at the only experience of its kind in the region.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Shark Tank Feed

Are sharks ferocious eaters? Watch and decide for yourself as our sharks and shark rays are surface fed by our biologists.

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Shark Ray Bay Theater

Stingray Hideaway Tunnel

Enter the world of stingrays.

Explore Stingray Hideaaway from beneath the surface!

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway

Stingray Hideaway: Enter Their World

Discover stingrays - one of the ocean’s most mysterious animals - from above and below the water’s surface and even have the opportunity to touch them.  

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway

The Octopus Den

Immerse yourself in an octopus' natural habitat and touch replicas of their anatomy.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Ring of Fire: World of the Octopus

Tide Pool Touch

Get an up-close and touchable view of our many species of underwater creatures at our Touch Pool.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Shore Gallery