General Admission Prices
Adults (Ages 13-61): $12.95
Seniors (Ages 62 and older): $11.95
Children (Ages 3-12): $10.95
Ages 2 and younger and NC Aquarium Society Members: FREE
*taxes not included
Buy tickets online! Programs and Fees
Group discount rates apply to civic organizations and out of state school groups only. These groups of 15 people or more will qualify for 15 percent off admission, when the group registers in advance and purchases all tickets with one payment. A 25 percent discount is available for 50 or more tickets purchased in advance. Register online or call us at 252-247-4003 x290 or x225.
North Carolina school groups, including home-school groups, are admitted free if registered in advance. See Teachers and Students for more information.
FREE or discounted ADMISSION
The Aquarium admits all veterans, active duty and their dependents free of charge on Veterans Day, Nov. 11 with proof of service. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on the third Monday each January is half price admission for each person who brings an unexpired, nonperishable food item.