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.


Two-day tickets

Two day entry to the Seattle Aquarium. Second visit must be used within 10 days of first visit.

Adult two-day

Ages 13 and over

Youth two-day*

Ages 4 to 12

Child two-day

Ages 3 and under


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



Exclude online purchases. Only available at the Aquarium

Seniors 65+ $2.00 off
Persons with disabilities $2.00 off
Active Military (ID required) $2.00 off



9:30am–5pm daily

Last entry at 5pm
Exhibits close at 6pm

Café hours: 9:30am–4pm daily

Gift shop hours: 10am–6pm daily

Holiday Hours and Closures

Friday, June 5: Closed for Splash!

Thanksgiving Day: 9:30am–3pm (Café closed)

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, Veteran's Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.

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Pier 59 from the north

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Seattle, WA 98101-2015
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Public Transit
Free waterfront shuttle
Parking information

Closure Note

Northbound lanes of I-5 through Seattle will be restricted for resurfacing on six weekends this spring and summer. Learn more at Washington State Department of Transportation.

Seattle Aquarium map


Seattle Aquarium café

9:30am - 4pm daily

Take a delicious break at the Aquarium café. You'll find options for everyone, from little ones to those with more sophisticated palates. An outdoor balcony with a stunning view of Elliott Bay is the perfect place to relax on nice days. 

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.