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.
Be among the first to experience the all-new Coral Reef Tunnel and meet the NEW rare Orinoco Crocodile babies! Explore the epic exhibit Shipwreck: Realm of the Eels, visit with all your favorite animals like sharks, penguins and stingrays and Dare to Cross Shark Bridge! Here's everything you need to know to help you have the best visit possible!
Check the calendar for today's hours and all of the fun experiences you can share.View Calendar
To help you ensure a more enjoyable visit, Newport Aquarium uses Timed Entry for Annual Passholders and General Admission Guests. Pick your entry time and print your tickets at home or present your ticket on your mobile phone.
You'll be amazed by all there is to see and do, including fun activities like touching a shark or meeting a penguin.
Have a question? We probably have your answer right here.
It's easy to get here!
We are located two minutes from Downtown Cincinnati with easy access to Interstates 71, 75, and 471.
This print-at-home brochure highlights some of Newport Aquarium's most popular exhibits and need-to-know visitor information.
Our policies have been developed to ensure that you can enjoy your visit and we're dedicated to providing you with a safe, family-friendly, entertaining and educational experience.
After a fun time at Newport Aquarium, there is still plenty to see and do around the aquarium.
We're 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 venues.