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  • Shark & Ray Interaction

    All New! Shark and Ray Interaction

    Get in the water with some of our sharks and rays in this newest animal interaction.

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    Paintings by our Own Artists

    You can now buy one-of-a-kind art created by some of our talented animals.

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    All New! Shark Cage Dive

    Don a wetsuit and venture into the deep with some of our most fearsome sharks in this new animal interaction.

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Explore our all-new Georgia Aquarium at Home program, and let us bring the all of the sights to you.

Sit back and enjoy guided virtual tours through Georgia Aquarium’s galleries and behind the scenes areas.

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Upcoming
Events

  • Oct 30

    Sips Under the Sea Lite: Mask-A-Rade

    Join us for extended hours, exclusively for our 21+ guests! Ghouls and goblins explore together, while socially distancing...

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  • Nov 6

    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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  • Nov 11

    Storytime – A House for Hermit Crab

    Storytime with Georgia Aquarium provides a fun and interactive learning environment for children of all ages. Join our rea...

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Sharks! Now Open!

After breaking ground in 2018, we’ve spent the past two years creating a new and unique deep-sea experience. We are thrilled to share with our guests the Sharks! Predators of the Deep gallery and welcome our fierce and fascinating new residents. Get your tickets today!

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Whale Shark

Scientific Name
Rhincodon typus
Conservation Status
Endangered
Fact
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
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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We're Open & We'd Love to Sea You

We've changed a few things to make our experience safer for everyone. Here's what to expect:

  • Tickets are only available online in advance
  • Reserved timeslots must be observed for entry
  • Entry temperature scans are required
  • Masks are required for guests 3 years and up

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