Explore the Secret World Behind Georgia Aquarium

This is your first stop in exploring the backstage areas of Georgia Aquarium. You’ll see the topsides of some of our most popular exhibits and learn how Georgia Aquarium plays an important role in research and conservation around the world.


Presented By:
Georgia Aquarium's Behind the Seas Tour is proudly sponsored by Kaiser Permanente

Tour Includes


    Experience an exclusive view of Tropical Diver, one of the world's largest living reef displays.


    Enjoy an up-top look of Ocean Voyager, our whale shark habitat.


    Uncover exciting insights into our most popular animals and exhibits.

Tour Information

  • All ages are welcome on this tour.
  • Tour length is 30 minutes.
  • High heels, food, drinks, and strollers are not permitted on this tour.
  • There are no restroom stops along the tour route.
  • Cameras are allowed, but video recording and live streaming are not allowed.
  • Content is subject to change without notice based on operational needs.
  • Aquarium admission is not included.
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who can book a tour?
  • Where should I go when I arrive?
  • How many people can attend a tour?
  • What will I see on the Explore the Surface tour?
  • Do I need to print my online ticket?
  • Are guests permitted to bring food or drinks on the tour?
  • What is your rescheduling/refund policy?
  • Are there any specific clothing restrictions?
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