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Special Offers

National Aquarium

Parking Discount

公和我做好爽We are pleased to offer discounted validation for two local garages!

The National Aquarium partners with two garages in downtown Baltimore to offer special discounts for guests and members. For more information, please visit our parking page or download the Aquarium app.

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It's Your Aquarium

The National Aquarium has lots of ways for you to visit 20,000 of your favorite neighbors! To give back to the local community that has given us so much, we offer Maryland Mornings, year-round Half-Price Friday Nights and popular annual events such as Pay What You Want Day and Dollar Days. So stop by and say hello—we can't wait to see you!

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Dollar Days 2012

Half-Price Friday Nights

公和我做好爽Friday is your night! Get access to our award-winning exhibits for half the price of general admission on Friday evenings after 5 pm.

Presented by M&T Bank

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Maryland Mornings

公和我做好爽Show your state pride! From September 8, 2020 to February 28, 2021, Maryland residents can visit the Aquarium from Sunday to Friday before noon and receive a special residents-only rate. That’s $10 off adult tickets and $5 off children tickets.

公和我做好爽Under Maryland Mornings, Senior/Military guests will be eligible for the same special price as adult guests. Simply reference Maryland Mornings at the ticket window and show proof of residency to receive the special pricing.

Tickets must be purchased on-site. Please see for blackout dates.


Military Discounts

公和我做好爽The National Aquarium provides tickets to military bases nationwide through its consignment ticket program. To get the best rates available, we encourage active duty, reserves and retired members of the United States military to check with their local MWR or ITT offices for details.

公和我做好爽In addition, the National Aquarium is proud to offer a special on-site ticket price of $34.95 to guests with an active military ID. Active military members and their dependents who are eligible for an adult ticket (ages 12–64) can receive this discount by presenting their military ID at the box office.

The National Aquarium will be extending this reduced on-site ticket price of $34.95 to military veterans through the spring 2020 season. This special offer is part of our continued work to refine policies to best meet the needs of our military guests.

To receive the discounted on-site ticket price, veterans must show one of the following forms of identification at the box office: military retiree ID card; Veterans Affairs ID card; Veterans Affairs ID card stamped under picture service corrected; or state driver's license over stamped "VETERAN."

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Dogfish Inn Member Deal

公和我做好爽Aquarium members can receive 10% off ocean getaways at Dogfish Inn in Lewes, Delaware, with an additional discount at Chesapeake & Maine restaurant at check-in, now through Memorial Day and October through December 1.

公和我做好爽Use code DogfishAquarium17 when booking by phone or online. Valid Aquarium membership card required at check-in.

Community Connections

公和我做好爽Thanks to the generous support from our corporate community, the Aquarium is able to provide complimentary Community Connections tickets to qualifying nonprofit organizations.

Partner With the Aquarium

Sean Beattie
Vice President of Institutional Giving

Marissa Fish
Corporate Relations Manager