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BUY ONLINE IN ADVANCE AND SAVE! Georgia Aquarium's Total Ticket provides unprecedented value, ease and convenience - with just one transaction, you get admission to all permanent galleries; our spectacular AT&T Dolphin Tales show; the animated Deepo’s Undersea 3D Wondershow theater; and our changing exhibits when available. *Our SunTrust Georgia Explorer gallery is currently undergoing renovations and will reopen in 2015.

Prices vary based on advanced purchase. Please review ticketing options below:

Total Ticket Online Discount: Save $3
Pick the date you'll visit and save up to $3 when you buy tickets online. Print your tickets at home and bypass the ticketing lines!

Adult (ages 13-64):

$35.95 + tax

Child (ages 3-12):

$29.95 + tax

Senior (age 65+):

$31.95 + tax

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Early Bird Total Ticket Online Discount: Save $7
Pick the date you'll visit, then select and arrive during the first hour of the day, to save up to $7 when you buy tickets online. Print your tickets and bypass the ticketing lines!

Adult (ages 13-64):

$31.95 + tax

Child (ages 3-12):

$25.95 + tax

Senior (age 65+):

$27.95 + tax

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Total Ticket Onsite Purchase:
(No Discount)

Tickets purchased onsite at Georgia Aquarium on the day of your visit.

Adult (ages 13-64):

$38.95 + tax

Child (ages 3-12):

$32.95 + tax

Senior (age 65+):

$34.95 + tax

Places to Stay

Places to Stay

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Look no further. We've partnered with some of the city's best hotels and restaurants to show you just what Atlanta has to offer.

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Things to Do

Things to Do

Want to see it ALL?

There are more things to do and see in Atlanta besides the world's largest aquarium. Don't miss out on the rest of the city's other key destinations here.

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Getting Here

Getting Here

Need directions?

Plan your route before heading downtown. Get directions, parking and traffic information here.

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The Neighborhood

The Neighborhood

Luckie Marietta District

Georgia Aquarium is part of the Luckie Marietta District, a vibrant and walkable neighborhood of restaurants, hotels and businesses.

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Hours of Operation

Georgia Aquarium is open 365 days a year. Please note that hours of operation do vary. Last ticket sold and entry is 30 minutes prior to closing time.

Regular Hours
Sunday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Adjusted Hours:
October

  • October 9: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • October 10: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • October 31: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

November
  • November 26: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • November 27: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • November 28-29: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

December
  • December 20-23: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • December 24: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • December 25: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • December 26-30: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • December 31: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Georgia Aquarium está abierto los 365 días del año. Por favor, tenga en cuenta que las horas de operación varían. Ültimo boleto se venderá 30 minutos antes de la hora de cerrar.

Horario Regular
Domingo - Viernes: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sabado: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Octubre
  • Octubre 9: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Octubre 10: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Octubre 31: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Noviembre
  • Noviembre 26: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Noviembre 27: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Noviembre 28-29: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Diciembre
  • Diciembre 20-23: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Diciembre 24: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Diciembre 25: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Diciembre 26-30: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Diciembre 31: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Pricing Options

Total Ticket Online Discount - Save $3!

  • Adult (ages 13-64): $35.95
  • Child (ages 3-12): $29.95
  • Senior (age 65+): $31.95

Early Bird Total Ticket Online Discount - Save $7

  • Adult (ages 13-64): $31.95
  • Child (ages 3-12): $25.95
  • Senior (age 65+): $37.95

Full Price Total Ticket - Onsite Purchase

  • Adult (ages 13-64): $38.95
  • Child (ages 3-12): $32.95
  • Senior (age 65+): $34.95

Behind the Seas Tours

  • All Access Backstage Pass: $48.00
  • Dolphin Spotlight Tour: $14.00
  • Ocean Voyager Spotlight Tour: $14.00

Animal Encounters

  • Penguin: $59.95
  • Sea Otter: $59.95
  • Dolphin: $64.95

Beluga & Friends Interactive Program

  • Adult: $179.95

Journey with Gentle Giants Immersion Program

  • Dive: $334.95
  • Swim: $234.95

Other Ticketing Options

Membership

Sleepovers

Camps

Education

Group Rates

Combos

Visitor Tips

  • Book your tickets online and print your ticket out at home! Skip the line!
  • For the best experience, visit during the Aquarium's least frequented times, weekdays and mornings, and try to come early in the morning or late in the day.
  • Small strollers are best for navigating the Aquarium.
  • Expand your experience by adding one of our behind-the-scenes tours to your ticket.
  • Don't forget - AT&T Dolphin Tales is included in Georgia Aquarium's Total Ticket general admission! Advance reservations are required to ensure you get to see the show as seats fill up fast!
  • Georgia Aquarium strictly enforces a No Weapons policy. For information, click here.

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Accessibility at Georgia Aquarium

Frequently Asked Questions

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Daily Events

Daily Activities

Days at Georgia Aquarium are full of new and engaging programs. Learn more about these programs and how you can add to your Aquarium adventure!

Feeding Times

Check displays at each exhibit for feeding times. These are updated daily.

AT&T Dolphin Tales

Our new dolphin gallery, theater and show is now open. The gallery and viewing window are open to general admission guests periodically throughout the day. Show times vary each day, so check for times when you are purchasing general admission tickets. Don't forget - AT&T Dolphin Tales is included in Total Ticket general admission, so don't miss this spectacular show!

4D Theater - Deepo's Undersea 3D Wondershow presented by AT&T

With multiple shows throughout the day, be sure to catch this unique experience at Georgia Aquarium. Admission to the 4D Theater is included in Total Ticket general admission!

Behind the Scenes Tours

Best to book in advance, our Behind the Scenes Tours offer a backstage pass to all the care that goes into our beloved animals.

Journey with Gentle Giants

Swim or SCUBA dive in the Ocean Voyager exhibit, built by The Home Depot. Swims are daily at 4:30 p.m., and SCUBA dives are daily at 3 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m. Spots are limited, so it's best to book in advance.

Belgua & Friends Interactive Program

Interact with belugas and harbor seals in the Georgia-Pacific Cold Water Quest gallery. This animal interaction occurs daily at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Spots are limited, so it's best to book in advance.

Animal Encounters

Meet a sea otter daily at 10:30 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Interact with a penguin daily at 11:30 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Experience a special encounter with a dolphin, times vary depending on AT&T Dolphin Tales showtimes. Spots are limited, so it's best to book in advance.

Upcoming Events

See our events page for a complete list of events.

Sleepovers @ Georgia Aquarium

Spend the night under the sea. Learn more

Georgia Aquarium Monthly Lecture Series


Georgia Aquarium Oceans Ballroom

Want to have breakfast with out biologists while hearing them talk about the many marine animals at the Aquarium and what goes on behind-the-scenes?


Then attend Breakfast with Biologists, our morning lecture series, where our biologists dine alongside you on a gourmet breakfast prepared by Wolfgang Puck Catering.


More of a night person? Then attend Science on Tap, presented by Heineken. Our evening lecture series invites guests to enjoy Heineken, hors d'oeuvres and beverages while hearing our biologists' first-hand accounts of working with marine life.
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Plan Your Visit in 4 Easy Steps

Answer questions 1-4 so we can determine the best tickets for you!

How long do you have to spend
at The Georgia Aquarium?

Do you plan to visit other attractions?

Any children under age 12?

What is your zip code?

U.S. Residents only