Bring your group to the Aquarium for free!

The New England Aquarium offers free group admission for up to 75 youths plus chaperones per eligible organization. Check back soon to complete the community visit application. 

Please note: School groups are not eligible for free admission through this program. School groups can apply for free admission as part of the Free to Learn Free Admission Program. 

 

Eligibility Requirements

Must meet all to apply for free programming
  • Open to organizations within Boston (all neighborhoods) and Cambridge.
  • Open to non-profit, out-of-school time organizations that demonstrate financial need that restricts their ability to access New England Aquarium programming.
  • Open to organizations working with youth in grades 1–8 .
  • Organizations may apply for both free admission and a community outreach.
  • Members of the participating organization must attend a Field Trip Preparation Workshop before the date of the scheduled visit.

School groups are not eligible for free admission through this program. School groups can apply for free admission as part of the Aquarium’s Free to Learn Free Admission Program.

Visits to the Aquarium are NOT booked until you receive a confirmation letter from our department with a reservation number. If you do not receive a response from us within two weeks of submitting an application, please call the Community Programs office to confirm your application was received.

Interested?

Questions?

Contact Community Programs at 617-973-0281 or communityprograms@neaq.org.