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Kids learning at Aquarium

Adult & Student Groups

Group rates are available with advance reservations only for self-guided groups of 15 or more. To make a group reservation, call 216.862.8803 or email.

For a convenient summary of our rates, refer to our group profile sheet.

For groups, we require a single payment transaction (each client/student may not pay individually). We can provide an itemized receipt.

Group Tour Add-ons

Add a splash to a group visit (up to 30 participants) with one of these unique experiences. Please note these options are based on availability

STINGRAY FEED
Additional $2 per person

Hand feed the stingrays. Don’t worry — our curation team will walk your group through the proper technique. Experience the unforgettable tickly feeling when a stingray sucks a fish right out of your hand!

Participants handle raw seafood. Please notify the Aquarium of any allergies when you schedule your experience.

STINGRAY ART
Additional $6 per person

After learning all about enrichment and daily care from an animal care expert, everyone in your group will help our stingrays create original pieces of art in the palette of their choosing. Small groups could also have the opportunity to hand-feed the “artists.”

Participants may handle raw seafood. Please notify the Aquarium of any allergies when you schedule your experience.

ANIMAL ENCOUNTER
Additional $30 per group

Let one of our animal care experts guide your group through an up-close lizard or reptile encounter.

TOUR GUIDE
Additional $30 per guide

Add an experienced tour guide to provide your group with expert knowledge of all the species in the Aquarium.

Aquarium Staff Member

BEHIND-THE-SCENES TOUR GUIDE
Additional $90 per group 

An experienced tour guide will take your group behind-the-scenes to get a glimpse of what goes into maintaining the Aquarium.

Self-Guided Group Rates

Adult (age 13+)
$14.95

Child (ages 2-12)
$8.95

Special Needs Group Rates

All Ages
$8.95 per person

Caregivers
Free

Looking for a guided field trip experience for your school?
Bus Parking

Parking in the lot adjacent to the Powerhouse is FREE for buses and motor coaches, and drivers may use any space they like. A pull-through area located in front of the Aquarium entrance is available whenever Lolly the Trolley tours are not boarding.