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The Florida Aquarium is pleased to announce a special Memorial Day offer to Military* service members. Purchase a ticket and receive an additional ticket for the same day to visit The Florida Aquarium between May 22nd and May 31st. We look forward to having you rejoin the current at The Florida Aquarium in downtown Tampa. Please use discount code MDay2020 during the ticket checkout process. U.S. Military ID or DD Form 214 is required to redeem your tickets at guest services upon your arrival.
*Offer includes any active duty, veteran, retired or drilling reservist, National Guardsmen or honorably/medically discharged service member with valid U.S. Military ID or DD Form 214. Your pre-purchased tickets must be redeemed with a valid U.S. Military ID or DD Form 214 at The Florida Aquarium Guest Services window. Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion. The pair of tickets must be used on the same day. These tickets are for a timed entry into the Aquarium on a specific day. You will not be permitted into the Aquarium until your chosen time. Offer is only available online; discount can only be redeemed once per order.
February 29th - August 31st
In honor of the Aquarium's 25th Anniversary celebration, we are proud to host Washed Ashore - Art To Save The Sea from now until the end of August! The nationally acclaimed exhibit artistically showcases the impacts of plastic pollution on oceans, waterways and wildlife. Washed Ashore sculptures have traveled around the country and The Florida Aquarium is showcasing 18 larger than life sculptures of marine life.
March 25th | 5:45 p.m.
Dr. Heather Judkins
University of South Florida St. Petersburg, Department of Biological Sciences
Lessons Learned from Exploring the Deep
In her talk, Heather will share lessons learned and some unexpected finds from her journeys. Join us as she discusses unique cephalopod adaptations and memorable moments, while also sharing some “giant” findings from her most recent Gulf of Mexico cruise that led to breaking news in June 2019’s New York Times!
The Florida Aquarium has made the decision not to host the 2020 SeaGrapes on Saturday, May 30th. While this is unfortunate, we do believe it is the necessary decision. With social distancing practices changing rapidly, we simply do not know when 1000 people will be gathering to toast together. We look forward to when we can celebrate and clink glasses with you in honor of The Florida Aquarium.