To ensure the best possible guest experience, hourly capacities are limited. We strongly recommend purchasing your tickets or making your reservations in advance to ensure you get to visit on your preferred date and entry time. Popular days and times do sell out. If you wait to purchase tickets at walk-up, you may need to wait hours for the next available entry time or find there is no remaining ticket availability.
With Plan-Ahead Pricing, the further in advance you purchase your tickets, the more you save. Get tickets HERE.
Annual Passholders or Members and undated ticket holders can make reservations HERE.
Have an experience your group will never forget when they SEA thousands of aquatic creatures, TOUCH amazing sea life and EXPLORE the wonders of an underwater world.
Call 859-815-1478 to learn more.
Looking for a way to make your whole crew happy? You can start your aquarium visit by having breakfast with sharks or penguins! You can also enjoy an all-American picnic overlooking the Ohio River, or save time and money by pre-ordering lunch at Sharky’s Café.
Save time, money and keep everyone in your group happy by pre-ordering lunch at Sharky’s Café.
The Breakfast with the Penguins or Sharks packages are perfect for groups of 30 or more that want to visit the Aquarium before we open to the general public, have a delicious breakfast and enjoy a Biologist presentation.
Your guests will enjoy a delicious grilled meal outside The Riverside Room and outside terrace for one low price.
Experience a once-in-a-lifetime up-close encounter with one of our African Penguin ambassadors! This interactive presentation is provided by one of the Animal Experience Specialists who care for these adorable birds. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions, take pictures, touch penguin artifacts and learn all about these endangered animals.
This 30-minute encounter takes place in our private event space and can accommodate up to 150 students.
Add a Penguin Encounter to your School Field Trip for only $575!