Thanksgiving Week Hours

Sunday, November 22: 8am – 8pm
Monday, November 23: 8am – 8pm
Tuesday, November 24: 8am – 8pm
Wednesday, November 25: 8am – 8pm
Thursday, November 26: 8am – 4pm
Friday, November 27: 8am – 8pm
Saturday, November 28: 8am – 8pm
Sunday, November 29: 8am – 8pm

We're Excited to See You!

Normal Hours of Operation

Monday: 9am – 6pm

Tuesday: 9am – 6pm

Wednesday: 9am – 6pm

Thursday: 8am – 7pm

Friday:  8am – 8pm

Saturday:  8am – 8pm

Sunday: 8am – 7pm

Please Note

Georgia Aquarium is operating at a reduced guest capacity. Guests are asked to arrive at their ticketed time to ensure entry.

View our updated building map

In an effort to conserve paper, Georgia Aquarium no longer prints maps. We encourage our guests to download the Georgia Aquarium app to access a map of the Aquarium.

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Georgia Aquarium is open to the public with limited attendance, which means you’ll get up close to the exhibits and not other visitors.

If you've visited us in the past, please note these changes have been put into place to keep our guests, staff, and animals safe:

  • Aquarium Entry

    Entry to Georgia Aquarium will be scheduled in 30-minute timeslots. Your admission is only valid during the timeslot you select. Please arrive on time, this will allow us to ensure proper social distancing is maintained.

  • Masks Required

    For the safety of our guests, team members and our animals, Georgia Aquarium is requiring that all guests age 3 and up wear a mask, covering their mouth and nose at all times. Masks will be available at our gate for those who might need one.

  • Reduced Capacity

    Georgia Aquarium is limiting the number of guests allowed in the building at one time. This reduced capacity will allow guests to visit the Aquarium while staying an appropriate distance from other guests.

  • Temperature Screening

    All guests must consent to a contactless temperature scan prior to entering the building. Any person exhibiting a fever (temperature of 100.4° or higher) will not be permitted entry.

  • Get Your Ticket

    Tickets are only available online and need to be purchased in advance of your visit.

  • Ticket Pricing

    All tickets are now a single price regardless of age or arrival time. Children under 3 are still free.

  • Where to Go

    The main entrance has reopened with new no-contact turnstiles. Please follow signage onsite to the main entrance.

  • Parking Entrance

    You must use the Luckie Street entrance for the parking deck. The Ivan Allen entrance is blocked and not accessible for vehicles or pedestrians.

Member & Anytime Ticket Reservations

To keep our guests, staff, and animals safe, we are limiting our capacity for each specific time slots during each Aquarium visit. Since your membership or ticket does not have an assigned time, please create a reservation for your visit so we know how many guests to expect.

PLEASE NOTE:  A valid ticket or membership will be required in addition to this reservation for entry into the aquarium.

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Special Offers

Military Discount
Discounted Admission To Those Who Protect Our Freedoms

Georgia Resident Birthday
FREE admission on your special day!

Make It a Staycation
Explore Exclusive Hotel Packages

CityPASS
CityPASS saves 43% on Atlanta’s 5 top attractions, including a Georgia Aquarium Anytime Pass. CityPASS is valid for one general admission to each attraction during its 30-day validity period, so it’s perfect for multiple day trips or vacations!

Get a Painting from one of our own artists
In addition to being cuddly and cute, some of our animals are also budding artists! For the first time, you can order a one-of-a-kind painting created by one of our animals — giving you a work of art truly like no other.

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Book a Virtual Guided Tour

Sit back and enjoy guided virtual tours through Georgia Aquarium’s galleries and behind the scenes areas. Take a dive into Ocean Voyager Built by The Home Depot, swim in the lakes and rivers represented in Southern Company River Scout or explore the chilly unknown in Cold Water Quest. Curious to see how we brought the oceans to Atlanta? Peek behind the curtain on our Behind the Seas Tour.

Explore the galleries and exhibits of Georgia Aquarium with the following virtual tours:

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