Helpful Tips for Your School’s Visit

We are so excited to have your group visit Georgia Aquarium! As the day of your visit approaches, please use this guide to make sure your group has a fin-tastic experience!

Please note, this information applies to groups of 15 or more.

Finalize Your Reservation

If you have not done so already, please contact our office at to finalize your numbers and make your final payment. 

Share This Information

Share this important information with parents and fellow teachers using our Field Trip Guide! Click here to download this year’s field trip guide and share it with all adults accompanying your group.

Plan for Lunch

We understand that many groups travel with pre-packaged lunches and coolers. Please note, Georgia Aquarium does not allow any outside food and drink into our facility. Additionally, we are unable to store lunches or coolers during your visit.

Please make arrangements prior to your visit to Georgia Aquarium if your group is traveling with pre-packaged lunches or ask us about purchasing group lunches from our onsite cafe, Cafe Aquaria.

Purchase Bus Parking

If your group needs to purchase pre-paid bus parking, you may do so through the Georgia World Congress Center Marshalling Yard. Click here for information on how to purchase.

Plan Your Day

All tickets include Aquarium admission, all available shows, and all available animal galleries. Shows are subject to availability and are on a first come, first served basis. Show times are subject to change without notice. For current show times, click here. Remember: Georgia Aquarium is located in the Eastern Time Zone. Please plan accordingly.


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