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    With our unique Seal Encounter, you’ll go behind the scenes and enjoy time with our seals.

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Choose from a selection of our preferred hotel partners close to Georgia Aquarium. With these exclusive hotel preferred packages you’ll be granted immediate entry to the Aquarium on the day of your visit.

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  • Aug 30

    Whale Shark Day

    We may be biased, but we think whale sharks are one of the coolest animals on the planet, so we hope that you will celebra...

  • Aug 31

    Dragon Con Night

    Channel your inner fantasy side and join us for Dragon Con Night at Georgia Aquarium! Here, you can experience special aft...

  • Sep 9

    Toddler Time – Jelly Jubilee

    Don’t be jelly- you’re invited to Toddler Time: Jelly Jubilee! Bring your toddler on a fun and educational...

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Making a Difference

As a nonprofit — and the largest aquarium in the western hemisphere — we’re committed to inspiring awareness and preservation of our ocean and aquatic animals around the globe. Our mission is to treat every animal with love and care, and concentrate our research and conservation activities where they matter most.

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The Largest Aquarium in the Western Hemisphere Gets Even Bigger

Georgia Aquarium revealed expansion plans for a new gallery featuring sharks — one of the most misunderstood species in the ocean — to open in late fall of 2020.

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Whale Shark

Scientific Name
Rhincodon typus
Conservation Status
Although it’s the largest fish in the world, the whale shark eats some of the tiniest creatures in the ocean, called zooplankton

Manta Ray

Scientific Name
Manta sp. cf. birostris
Conservation Status
Manta rays have been spotted jumping clear of the water – it is not known whether this behavior serves a social purpose, or is done to dislodge parasite from the skin

White Spotted Jelly

Scientific Name
Phyllorhiza punctata
Conservation Status
Not Evaluated
A large group of jellies is called a smack
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