All members enjoy:


• express admission, every day!
• invitations to member-exclusive events
• subscription to blue, our quarterly member magazine,and SeaMail, our monthly member e-newsletter


• Aquarium admission for additional guests
New England Aquarium Whale Watch tickets
Harbor View Café and Gift Shop purchases
• fees at many area parking facilities
IMAX tickets
• rates for Aquarium educational programs


• waived handling fees on all ticket purchases!

• advance registration for Harbor Discoveries Summer Camp
• opportunity to join New England Aquarium Dive Club—one of the world’s oldest, largest and most active dive clubs!

Choose the membership level that's right for you.



Admits 2, every visit


Admits 4, every visit

Plus 2 complimentary IMAX passes


Admits 6, every visit

Plus 4 complimentary IMAX passes

Ocean Explorer—$259

Admits 8, every visit

Plus 6 complimentary IMAX passes



Or consider joining our giving societies.


Conservation Society Contributor

$500 - $999

Benefits of an Ocean Explorer membership plus recognition in our Annual Report and an invitation to purchase tickets to special events

Conservation Society Supporter

$1,000 - $1,499

Benefits of a Conservation Society Contributor plus invitations to exclusive events

Navigator Society


The Aquarium's leading supporters enjoy all the priveleges of the Conservation Society plus exhibit and film previews, receptions with guest speakers and an annual appreciation event. For more information about the Navigator Society click here, or call 617-226-2142.


For the purpose of full tax deductibility, we do not automatically provide free IMAX passes to giving society members. To accept IMAX passes with your giving society membership, please call 617-226-2142.


Please Note: At least one member must be present and included in the admission count. Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable, and are revocable licenses. Discounted Aquarium admission for additional guests (not to exceed the number of guests permitted by your membership level) must be purchased in person by the member for same-day use. IMAX passes are one-time use, expire on the same date as your membership and cannot be accepted for special presentations or events. Membership benefits may not be used in conjunction with school or group trips.