Annual Passes

Annual Pass Options:

Are you looking for all-year access to our African Spurred tortoises, or our 11,000 gallon stingray Touch Pool? Look no further.  Purchase an Annual Pass for the best discount on year-round admission. Please note that GCA annual passes are name specific, and that all names must be provided at time of purchase.

Annual Pass Pricing:

  • Adult (1 adult): $50
  • Senior Adult (1 adult 60+): $45
  • Couple (2 adults): $90
  • Senior Couple (2 adults 60+): $80
  • Family (2 adults and 2 children 2-18): $130
  • Grandparents (2 adults 60+ and 2 unnamed children 2-18): $130
*Additional children (2-18) can be added to each pass for an additional $25 per child

New Memberships:

$250 Ensign:

-Family pass
-$120 donation to cover transportation for a class to visit the GCA

$500 Lieutenant:

-Family pass
-Back of House tour for up to 6 people
-$210 donation to cover admission for a class of 20 students to visit the GCA

$1,000 Commander Membership:

-Family pass
-25 guest tickets
-Behind the scenes tour for 10 people or less – lead by manager
-$350 donation to cover transportation and admission for a class of 20 students

$2,500 Captain Membership:

-Family pass
-50 guest tickets
-Behind the scenes tour for 10 people or less – lead by manager
-$1300 donation to cover transportation and admission for four classes of 25 students

$5,000 Admiral Membership:

-Family pass
-50 guest tickets
-Behind the scenes tour for 10 people or under – lead by manager
-$1300 donation to cover transportation and admission for four classes of 25 students
-$2500 toward the GCA Education Fund’s Conservation efforts. We will work with the corporation to determine which ongoing effort is most important to the corporation.

Annual Pass Benefits:

  • Unlimited admission to the Greater Cleveland Aquarium for one year during regular business hours
  • Parking: FREE for pass holders
  • $5 discount for up to four guests’ general admission (pass holder must be present with guest[s])
  • Express entry through our pass holder entrance during peak hours
  • Invitations to exhibit openings and special events
  • Discounts on special Aquarium programs
  • 10% discount on gift shop purchases
  • 10% discount on cruises aboard the Nautica Queen (*Not valid on Holidays or Special Events*)
  • 20% off Nautica Cafe purchases