Scout groups are invited to spend the night with our bay and ocean animals in the "Under the Sea" event or zip lining through the tree tops in our "Under the Trees" event.

Under the Sea

Spend the night "Under the Sea" in our Bay & Ocean Pavilion! Meet our Animal Ambassadors, perform scientific experiments, play nature-based games, and more. Advance reservations, 25% deposit at time of booking, and pre-payment in full 30 days prior to the event are required to participate. For overnight inquiries or to make a reservation, please call (757) 385-0339.

  • Cub Scout Dates: 9/30/16, 2/24/17, and 10/20/17
  • Girl Scout Dates: 10/14/16 (Currently Sold Out!), 3/24/17, and 9/22/17

Under the Sea Overnight Program Fee:

$40 per child; $25 per adult

Pricing for Overnights Includes:

  • All scheduled programming
  • Late night snack
  • Continental breakfast
  • Admission to the Aquarium the following day
  • Commemorative Patch

  Download the Under the Sea Overnight Guide


Under the Trees

Spend the night climbing through the trees with the Virginia Aquarium and The Adventure Park in our "Under the Trees" overnight event at the Marsh Pavilion. Have fun climbing, playing games, and meeting our Animal Ambassadors. Advance reservations, 25% deposit at time of booking, and pre-payment in full 30 days prior to the event are required to participate. For overnight inquiries or to make a reservation, please call (757) 385-0339.

  • Cub Scout Date: 10/8/16 (Currently Sold Out!)
  • Girl Scout Date: 9/24/16 (Currently Sold Out!)
  • 2017 Dates Coming Soon!

Under the Trees Overnight Program Fee:

$55 per child; $55 per climbing adult; $25 per non-climbing adult

Pricing for Overnights Includes:

  • All scheduled programming
  • Late night snack
  • Continental breakfast
  • Admission to the Aquarium the following day
  • Commemorative Patch

  Download the Under the Trees Overnight Guide