Please have the following ready when booking your visit:
•At least two dates that you would like to visit the aquarium
•Arrival time to the aquarium and departure time from the aquarium
•Grade/age of students
•What program would you like to schedule?
•Number of students and chaperones that will be attending. Remember we require one adult chaperone for every ten students.
•Contact phone number of group leader
•Billing address of school/organization
•Email address of group leader
•Are you having lunch at the aquarium? You are welcome to bring your own lunches.
•Would you like to order lunches from the Nautica Café?
•Special needs of your students?
•All programs are guided by an aquarium staff member.
•Most programs run 90 minutes. Please include an additional 30 minutes if you are staying for lunch.
•Chaperoned groups are welcome to tour the exhibits on their own after the guided tour ends, program fee includes admission.
•Some programs are full-day programs. Please plan 3 hours (including 30 minutes for lunch) for:
Aquatic Animal Adaptations, Lakes & Rivers, and Land, Lake, & River
•Some programs have age and class size restrictions.
•One required adult chaperone is admitted free for every ten students.
•For self-contained classes with special needs, one adult is admitted free for every five students.
•A student whose family is an Annual Pass holder is admitted free. The student must be able to provide the pass on the date of the visit.
Preschool:$7.95 per student, additional chaperones are $14.95 per person
K-12 Students:$8.95 per student, additional chaperones are $14.95 per person
What’s Inside a Squid?:$10.95 per student, additional chaperones are $14.95 per person
Marine Science Tour:$20.00 per student, additional chaperones are $20.00 per person
Aquatic Trek:$8.95 per students, additional chaperones are $14.95 per person
Special Needs:$8.95 per student, additional chaperones are $8.95 per person
College Students:$14.95 per student, additional chaperones are $14.95 per person
•We accept check, credit card, or purchase orders for education groups.
•We do NOT accept cash.
•If paying by check or credit card, please bring payment with you on the day of the trip.
•If paying with a purchase order, we require a copy of the purchase order at least 7 days before you visit. We invoice on the day of the trip when the final headcount is determined.
The Greater Cleveland Aquarium Splash Fund is offering a grant to help offset ticket costs for school visits to the aquarium for qualifying schools. All funds have been distributed for the 2016-2017 school year. Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 school year. For more information please contact Tami Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org