ALERT: After careful consideration, we have made the decision to close Georgia Aquarium to public guests. We continue to closely monitor this ever-evolving situation around COVID-19 with the ongoing commitment to the health and wellbeing of our guests, staff, volunteers and animals.

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    Field Trip Friday

    Featuring our sea lions! We teamed up with other ATL organizations to bring you fun each Friday. #ATLMuseumsAtHome

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  • Our friends at Atlanta Humane Society stopped by for a brief puppy field trip while the Aquarium

    Puppies + Ocean Voyager = Quarantine Therapy 🐶🥰🐟

    Friends at Atlanta Humane Society stopped by for a brief puppy field trip

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    Mindfulness with Georgia Aquarium

    As we all navigate these uncharted waters, don’t forget to take a moment for yourself!

    Time to Relax

At Home Learning with Georgia Aquarium

We know it’s a juggling act at home right now, so we’ve compiled a myriad of resources to help you and your little ones learn about our animals and the ocean from afar. From live streams to lessons plans, we’ve got you covered.

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Upcoming
Events

  • Apr 5

    Season 2 – Episode 9 “The Aquarium”

    The groundbreaking series, The Aquarium, which documents life behind-the-scenes at Georgia Aquarium and the vital role it...

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  • Apr 21

    Baby & Me Yoga

    Find your center and relax amongst the peaceful views of Georgia Aquarium’s Oceans Ballroom. Connect with your baby whil...

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  • May 4

    Toddler Time – Mother’s Day

    Bring your toddler on a fun and educational adventure in Georgia Aquarium’s Oceans Ballroom with views of beluga wha...

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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
Endangered
Fact
Whale sharks’ mouths can reach up to 4 feet (1.2 m) across

Manta Ray

Scientific Name
Mobula sp. cf. birostris
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Fact
Manta rays’ only natural predators are large sharks

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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After careful consideration, we have made the decision to close Georgia Aquarium to public guests. We continue to closely monitor this ever-evolving situation around COVID-19 with the ongoing commitment to the health and wellbeing of our guests, staff, volunteers and animals.

Learn more about what this means to us and you.

This decision was not made lightly, and we understand the complexities of this evolving situation. We apologize for any inconvenience and plan to see you all in the future. Stay safe!