join the aquarium family


An aquarium member family meets flip the sea turtle from the exhibit pathway Embark on a yearlong journey of discovery at The Florida Aquarium! Not only a non-profit organization dedicated to conservation, research and education, but also one of the best aquariums in the country and a fantastic Tampa attraction. A portion of your annual membership fee supports our mission to entertain, educate and inspire stewardship of the natural environment.



An Aquarium Annual Membership is a great way to enjoy The Florida Aquarium for a year while supporting our critical conservation and youth education programs in Tampa Bay and beyond. You'll also benefit from discounts on Tours & Adventures, Swim & Dive experiences, Cafe Ray and our Gift Shop.




Annual Member Benefits

  • FREE admission to The Florida Aquarium for one year
  • FREE parking during Aquarium hours and for member-only events, as available
  • Invitations to exclusive member-only events
  • Exciting sneak previews of new exhibits before they open to the general public
  • Discounts at Aquarium Gift Shop (10%), Cafe Ray (20%)*, Corona Cove (20%)* and Magic Memories Photo Packages (20%) *Discounts exclude Dippin Dots and Alcohol  
  • Discounts on Education programs, including birthday parties and Aquarium camps
  • Early access to purchase tickets to Aquarium sponsored events and fundraisers
  • Discounts on our Wild Dolphin Cruise, Penguin Backstage Pass, and other Tours & Adventures
  • Discounts on Guest Swim & Dive experiences
  • SHARE Program benefits
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums reciprocal program benefits
  • Discounted guest tickets
  • Swaptember Perks
  • Subscription to electronic news from the Aquarium

Annual Membership detailed information

Membership Options

Please note: Children ages 2 and under are free and do not need to be included in membership party size.

INDIVIDUAL (1 Adult) $80

Get Individual Membership

INDIVIDUAL PLUS (2 Adults) $115

Get Individual Plus Membership

FAMILY (2 Adults + 2 Guests) $175

Get Family Membership

FAMILY PLUS (2 Adults + 4 Guests) $220

Get Family Plus Membership

OCEAN ADVOCATE (2 Adults + 4 Guests) $500

$280 tax-deductible

Get Ocean Advocate Membership

CONSERVATION AMBASSADOR (2 Adults + 4 Guests) $1,000

$780 tax-deductible + premium Aquarium parking 

Get Conservation Ambassador Membership