In observance of Thanksgiving Day, the Aquarium will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26 and reopen on Friday Nov. 27 at 9:30a.m. 

Upcoming Events


Crab Castles
Nov. 27-29

Join us for a exciting, crabby weekend at the Aquarium! We’ll have fun ocean experiments and activities. You’ll also get a first peek to explore the world of ‘Crab Castles,’ a new mobile game The Florida Aquarium has partnered to create!

Play Crab Castles and learn about the ocean and the animals that call it home while supporting the Aquarium! Download it free for iPhone and Android 


Santa Saturdays

Nov. 28; Dec. 5, 12 & 19

Santa Clause will visit the Aquarium to meet guests and pose for photo opportunities. Also, be on the lookout for his diving elves in the Aquarium's exhibits!

Snow Days at the Aquarium
Dec. 26-30
(Opens each day at Noon)

Enjoy real snow in Florida with a kids' play area at the Aquarium!

Marvels of the Reef
September 6 - December 28
Photo credit: Todd Winner

The Florida Aquarium and the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts have joined together to showcase the beauties and mysteries of the oceans in a new exhibition at the Museum called 'Marvels of the Reef!' Admission is $10.

A portion of the exhibition’s proceeds will go towards The Florida Aquarium’s conservation efforts including the rescue and rehabilitation of animals. 
Learn more.

December 31

Celebrate New Year's Eve with a splash at The Florida Aquarium’s AquaEve! Enjoy fantastic live music, delicious food, beer and wine along with a champagne toast. All with the best view in town of an amazing fireworks display at midnight over the Bay! Tickets on sale soon.