New Orleans, LA > Aquariums
12/09/2019 ~ 12/15/2019

New Orleans Aquarium of The Americas Admission Tickets

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Explore the wonders of the deep blue sea at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. Walk beneath the vivid Caribbean Tunnel into the Great Maya Reef, feed a stingray, and journey along the Mississippi River. Penguins, sharks, and other deep-sea creatures await.

Activity Highlights
  • See sharks, penguins, stingrays, otters & more
  • Entergy Giant Screen Theater (Formerly IMAX) and 400,000 gallon Gulf of Mexico Exhibit included
  • Food court available inside the aquarium
  • Within walking distance of the French Quarter

Duration: 1-4 Hrs.

What's Included
  • Admission to the New Orleans Aquarium of The Americas
  • Admission to Entergy Giant Screen Theater
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Restrictions
  • No smoking or vaping allowed inside the aquarium.
  • No outside food or drinks allowed
  • Vouchers/Tickets are not valid for Cool Zoo, Boo at the Zoo, Zoo to Do, Zoo to Do for Kids, or any other special admission events at any Audubon facility.
  • Vouchers/Tickets are not valid for any special admission events or at any other Audubon facility.
  • Aquarium is not open on Mondays in Fall & Winter.
  • Aquarium is closed Christmas Day, Thanksgiving Day and Mardi Gras Day.
Additional information

Aquarium is open 10am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday, Summer and Spring Mondays and some select holiday Mondays. Closing times are subject to change.

Day Times (CST)
Sunday 10:00am-5:00pm
Monday 10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 10:00am-5:00pm
Friday 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Children under 2 are FREE.
  • Tickets are valid for a year from the date of purchase until used.
  • Aquarium tickets include admission to Entergy Giant Screen Theater.
  • The aquarium is handicap accessible and the pathways are ADA accessible.
  • Restroom are located on site.
  • Personal strollers are allowed in the Aquarium.
  • A limited number of wheelchairs are available for complimentary use on a first-come, first-serve basis inside of the Aquarium.
  • Photography (including flash) is permitted in the Aquarium.
  • Certified service animals are allowed in the Aquarium, with the exception of Parakeet Pointe.
  • If purchasing multi-attraction tickets, it is recommended to enjoy these over the course of multiple days.

Locations

  • Audubon Zoo - 6500 Magazine Street
  • Audubon Aquarium of the Americas & Entergy Giant Screen Theater - 1 Canal St. - Audubon Butterfly Garden & Insectarium - 423 Canal St. (last entry is at 4:30 PM)
Cancellation policy

Tickets are valid for one year from the date of purchase until used. Combo tickets must be used within 30 days after visiting the first park - 1 entry per park. You must have your voucher available to show at the gate on your smartphone or device. Online tickets are non-refundable. If for some reason the aquarium is closed for a special event or act of god, please call us at 850-424-5125 for a refund or a ticket transfer.

Location

1 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

New Orleans Aquarium of The Americas Admission Tickets

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Verified Traveler Reviews

Saturday nov 16 2019
about 21 days ago
There wasn't but 2 choices for food and both was way over priced and took 40 minutes to get our order. Parking was ridiculous! $90 for 5 hours. I didnt mind paying over $200 for 10 tickets, souvenirs, food& drinks &pictures for everyone bc i was prepared for that. I had no idea it was gonna be that much for 2 cars to park. Other than parking, i don't regret anything spent bc it was a great trip for me and my family. Thank yall!!
Amber P
Great!
about 23 days ago
The aquarium was fantastic. My grandkids loved it.
Bobbi J
Theater
about 25 days ago
I enjoyed. The only bad part is you have to leave out of the aquarium to get to the theater. It should be all connected.
Lillian G
Sunday trip
about 26 days ago
We had a great time! My girls really enjoyed everything!!
Alyssa H