Plan Your Visit

Tickets & Passes


Ages 13 and over

WA resident adult

Ages 13 and over


Ages 4 to 12

WA resident youth*

Ages 4 to 12


Ages 3 and under

Member   Free

*Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult while at the Aquarium.


9:30am–5pm daily

Last entry at 5pm
Exhibits close at 6pm

Outdoor café hours: 11am–4pm, Thursday–Sunday

Gift shop hours: 10am–6pm daily

Holiday Hours and Closures

Thanksgiving Day: 9:30am–3pm 

Christmas Eve: 9:30am–3pm

Christmas Day: Closed

Open regular hours all other holidays, including: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents' Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.

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Pier 59 from the north

1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59
Seattle, WA 98101-2015
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Exhibit map

New Aquarium Map

We’ve created a one-way path so guests can enjoy the entire Aquarium and all of our exhibits while wearing masks over their noses and mouths at all times and practicing physical distancing (maintaining at least six feet of space between groups).

Underwater dome



11am–4pm, Thursday–Sunday

Visit our food cart featuring grab-and-go soft drinks, beer and wine; a rotating selection of house-made sandwiches and antipasto items; and ice cream—all for you to enjoy while taking in the view of Elliott Bay from our back deck.

Seattle Aquarium gift shop
Gift Shop

10am - 6pm daily

Take a bit of the Aquarium home with you! Browse our thoughtful collection of educational books, plush sea creatures, fun toys, apparel for the entire family, art glass pieces, jewelry, home décor, souvenirs and more. 

Window on Washington Waters

Seattle Aquarium exhibits and restrooms are wheelchair accessible. If you need a wheelchair you can check one out, free of charge, from the Guest Services desk (available on a first come, first serve basis).

Sea otter floating on its back

Octopus, Otters, Seals and more

Discover what you can see at the Aquarium.