The National Aquarium in Baltimore seeks to stimulate interest in, develop knowledge about, and inspire stewardship of aquatic environments.
A member of the Baltimore community, Maryland's leading tourist attraction, and an international icon, the Aquarium provides cultural, recreational, and educational experiences that meet the needs of diverse communities. We are committed to contribute substantially to the economic development of the local region by conducting a financially stable business in a way that demonstrates an awareness of community needs.
The Aquarium adheres to the highest principles of husbandry, staff development, fiscal responsibility, and economy of resources, and we strive to provide effective outreach and conservation programs. Meanwhile, we conduct research and utilize state-of-the-art technology.
Children (ages 3-11) $12.95
Adults (60+) $20.95
Children (under three) admitted free
January, February, November, December
Sun-Thu 10 am-5 pm
Fri, 10 am-8 pm
March, April, May, June, September, October
Sun-Thu 9 am-5 pm
Fri, 9 am-8 pm
Daily, 9 am-8 pm
August 20 - August 31
Sun-Thu, 9 am-6 pm
Fri, 9 am-8 p,