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  • Jul 3

    Virtual Yoga by the Water

    In partnership with Dancing Dogs Yoga Studio, we invite you to break a sweat at the most unique and inspiring fitness stud...

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    Georgia Aquarium’s Adventurers Club

    Tune in for our third episode, “Sea Lion Rescue” Announcing Georgia Aquarium’s Adventurer’s Club. Join us for each...

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    Vote For Us

    Georgia Aquarium is nominated for Best Aquarium in USA Today’s 2020 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards! Selected by...

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We're Excited to See You!

Georgia Aquarium has reopened with limited attendance, which means you’ll get up close to the exhibits and not other visitors.

Get Original Works of Art By Our Amazing Animals

Many of our animals possess a playful and curious nature. As part of our daily enrichment program, some of them spend their time expressing themselves through art. For the first time ever, you can purchase one of these memorable pieces. Your purchase supports the ongoing work we do to care for these animals and animals around the globe. 

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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 fall of 2020.

NEW "KEEP SWIMMING" T-SHIRT

We’d Love Your Support!

Together, we are going to keep moving forward, but need your help in this limited time Georgia Aquarium Fundraiser.

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Whale Shark

Scientific Name
Rhincodon typus
Conservation Status
Endangered
Fact
The whale shark is the biggest fish in the sea

Manta Ray

Scientific Name
Mobula sp. cf. birostris
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Fact
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
Fact
A large group of jellies is called a smack
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Georgia Aquarium is Open to the Public

Here are a few things to expect when you visit the Aquarium:

  • • Tickets are only available online
  • • Tickets must be purchased in advance of your visit
  • Reserved timeslots must be observed for entry
  • • Temperature scans upon entry
  • Masks are required for all guests, who are 3 years old and up

See our reopening page for more information.

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Member Reservations 

We take the safety of our guests and our team members very seriously. Upon reopening, we have established time blocks with limited capacity for guest visits, new cleaning and sanitization protocols, and updated processes to ensure the Aquarium is operating in accordance with the advice of the state and federal governments and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).