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Aquarium Admission

Your next adventure awaits! Select a date to purchase tickets to see the Aquarium’s animals and exhibits. Buy tickets

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Aquarium and IMAX Combo Ticket

Add the IMAX experience to your Aquarium visit! Purchase tickets to view an IMAX film and see the Aquarium’s animals and exhibits. Buy tickets

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Aquarium & Behind-the-Scenes Tour Combination

Add a Behind-the-Scenes Tour to your Aquarium visit! Purchase tickets to see the Aquarium’s animals plus a personalized tour to see those exhibits from the other side. Buy tickets

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Aquarium & Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Marine Mammal Center Combination

Go behind the scenes of the New Balance Foundation Marine Mammal Center with one of our marine mammal trainers and learn what it takes to keep these charismatic marine animals happy and healthy. Buy tickets

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Boston CityPASS

Sightseeing in Boston? Save 45% or more off Aquarium admission, plus 3 more top Boston attractions: Museum of Science, Skywalk Observatory at Prudential Center, and Boston Harbor Cruises OR Harvard Museum of Natural History. Valid 9-days. Buy tickets

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New! Oceans 3D: Our Blue Planet

Running time: 40 minutes

The glittering oceans contain profound mysteries beneath the waves, and Oceans 3D: Our Blue Planet reveals those breathtaking stories from the deep. From athletic dolphins at play to a clever octopus hiding in plain sight, explore the dramatic events and intimate lives of the ocean’s most extraordinary creatures. Through these encounters, we’ll also discover how we all depend on the health of our oceans, the largest environment on Earth. Buy tickets.

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New! Pandas 3D

Running time: 40 minutes

Cute just got cuter with cuddly panda cubs bumbling their way across New England’s largest screen in Pandas 3D! This heartwarming story follows an international team of scientists as they prepare to release a fluffy captive-born panda cub in China’s misty mountain wilds. Track each charming challenge and success in stunning IMAX footage, one paw-step at a time. Buy tickets.

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Galapagos 3D

Running time: 40 min.

There’s only one place on Earth where grinning iguanas claw their way along the seafloor alongside tropical penguins and the largest fish in the ocean. Go there with Galapagos 3D: Nature’s Wonderland on New England’s largest screen. Buy tickets

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New England Aquarium Whale Watch

Join our crew of experienced naturalists and discover the world’s largest mammals, the great whales. View schedule & purchase tickets