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  • Zebra Shark 1

    All New: Shark & Ray Immersion

    Suit up and get in the water with some of our sharks and rays in this newest animal interaction.

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  • SHARKS! Predators of the Deep 5

    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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    All New: Sea Lions Up Close Program

    In this new program, your group will get a unique, up-close, but socially distant interaction with our charismatic sea lions.

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Upcoming
Events

  • Aug 14

    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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  • Aug 15

    Georgia Aquarium’s Adventurers Club

    Hey kids! Announcing Georgia Aquarium’s Adventurers Club. Join us for each new episode including fun and educational ani...

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  • Aug 18

    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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SHARKS! Predators of the Deep
— Opening Fall 2020

Home to one of the most misunderstood species in the ocean — sharks — our latest expansion is nearly complete. From the thrilling Shark Cage Dive to the Shark & Ray Immersion experience, this new gallery has it all.

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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Creative Kids Art Gallery

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  • Creative Kids Art Gallery 44
  • Creative Kids Art Gallery 28
  • Creative Kids Art Gallery 35

New "Keep Swimming" T-Shirt

We’d Love Your Support!

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

Get one of these exclusive T-shirts.

LAST CHANCE:  This fundraiser will close August 20, 2020. Get your order in now.

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Our Presenting Sponsors

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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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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.  We have limited capacity for each of our 30-minute entry timeslots, 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 Center for Disease Control (CDC).