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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    Georgia Aquarium’s Adventurers Club

    Tune in for our second episode, “Whale Shark Research with Kelly and Dr. Al”

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    We Teamed Up With Make-A-Wish

    Children whose wishes were postponed due to COVID-19 enjoy a virtual visit to the Aquarium!

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    Mindfulness with Georgia Aquarium

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

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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

  • May 28

    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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  • May 29

    Field Trip Friday Flashback

    We’ve teamed up with other ATL organizations to bring fun and educational content right to you at home every Friday!...

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  • Jun 1

    Toddler Time – Father’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 Perfect Gift for Every Occasion

Gift certificates are redeemable online or at the Georgia Aquarium and never expire. Gift Certificates are NOT redeemable for gift shop or onsite dining purchases.

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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
The whale shark is the biggest fish in the sea

Manta Ray

Scientific Name
Mobula sp. cf. birostris
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Fact
Manta rays often somersault while feeding

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!