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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

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 and 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

Myrtle the green sea turtle

Aquarium and Meet Myrtle Encounter Combination

Meet Myrtle the green sea turtle, our most famous resident, and get a deeper understanding of her home—the Aquarium’s sparkling, four-story centerpiece, the Giant Ocean Tank. Buy tickets

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Aquarium and Meet and Greet the Harbor Seals

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the harbor seal exhibit and a chance to interact with the seals. Buy tickets

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Aquarium and 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 44% or more on 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! Turtle Odyssey

Running time: 42 min.

In Turtle Odyssey, follow the journey of a spry young green sea turtle as it traverses the open ocean and then migrates back to the very beach where it was born, encountering extraordinary creatures along the way. Buy tickets.

Oceans: Our Blue Planet

Running time: 40 minutes

The glittering oceans contain profound mysteries beneath the waves, and Oceans: 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.

Great White Shark

Running time: 40 minutes

Get ready for a shark’s-eye view as you plunge straight into the underwater world of nature’s most renowned predator in Great White Shark. See the science at work behind that fearsome toothy grin and discover the importance of this spectacular species. The entire family will enjoy an exhilarating experience that demonstrates how great white sharks are perfectly adapted hunters that play a crucial role in maintaining the health of our oceans. Skip the shark cage and explore our blue planet on the largest screen in New England. 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