Celebrate the 20th anniversary of this one-of-a-kind Cincinnati holiday tradition with Scuba Santa at Newport Aquarium November 25 through December 24, 2022! See Scuba Santa swim underwater with a tank full of sharks - including the three new Sand Tiger Sharks - and tell him what you want for Christmas. Popular days and times book up fast. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.
For thrill-seekers that dare to cross, Shark Bridge is the world’s first suspended rope bridge where guests can walk just inches above a variety of sharks, rays and more than 300 fish.
Watch penguins as they hop, play and swim in the frigid water of this Antarctic exhibit. Available Every Day: Times Vary by Season
Explore the Octopus Den and learn about their shape-shifting & color-changing behaviors. Available Every Day: Open to Close
Choose from a variety of colors, attributes and accessories to create your own digital seahorse! Available Every Day: Open to Close
Go on a Seahorse Scavenger Hunt as you explore the exhibit!
Available Every Day: Open to Close
Experience the thrill of touching a variety shark species!
Sit and enjoy watching sharks, rays & more as you gaze through one of the largest viewing windows in the Aquarium! Available Every Day: Open to Close
Meet the animals living in an ocean tide pool and touch anemones, sea stars, sea urchins, rays & more! Available Every Day: Open to Close
Color your own fishy friends and bring them to life in the animated world of Splash and Bubbles! Available Every Day: Open to Close
Climb and play your way through Coral Cove! Available Every Day: Open to Close
Touch smiling stingrays as they swim up to greet you! Available Every Day: Open to Close
Get eye-to-eye with stingrays as you crawl through and explore this underwater tunnel. Available Every Day: Open to Close