3D Theater Renovations

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Location: Bay & Ocean Pavilion

Cost: n/a

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: (757) 385-0300

The Aquarium’s 3D theater is closed for major renovations from September 1, 2014 through November 1, 2014.

The Adventures of Mr. Potato Head

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Changing Exhibit Gallery , Bay & Ocean Pavilion

Cost: Included with Aquarium admission

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: (757) 385-0300

Mr. Potato Head will lead the way on amazing adventures into outer space, under the sea and more! Get ready to have a spudtacular time!

Toddler Trek

11:00 - 11:30 am

Location: Marsh Pavilion

Cost: Free with Aquarium admission

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: (757) 385-3474

If you enjoy Toddler Tuesdays, then you won’t want to miss our new Toddler Trek Thursdays, an outdoor exploration session for early learners and their parents. Join us every Thursday at 11 a.m. for an easy 30-minute stroll along the Nature Trail. Each week we’ll discover a new animal, color, or shape through fun outdoor activities. This program meets in the Marsh Pavilion and will take place inside on rainy days.

Myths and Mysteries of the Deep

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location: Bay and Ocean Pavilion

Cost: Included with Aquarium admission

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: (757) 385-0300

We will kick off Myths and Mysteries of the Deep week on Hagfish Day! Each day there will be a creature feature cart highlighting the ‘cool’ residents of the Cold Water Gallery, including deep sea isopods, anglerfish, lionfish and hagfish.

Above & Beyond Behind-The-Scenes

12:30 - 1:15 pm

Location: Virginia Aquarium

Cost: $15 members, $20 non-members - Reservations required

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: 757-385-0300

Tour through the inner workings of the Virginia Aquarium and find out what it takes to keep the animals healthy and their habitats clean. Learn about the careers that make an Aquarium work, from animal care to engineering. Reservations must be booked before noon of the day of your visit. Book online or call 757-385-0300. Minimum height is 48."

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