The Aquarium is an excellent place to host a memorable private event!
Plan a fin-tastic event with us!
Is your group celebrating the holidays, a special event, or a milestone? If you are looking for a unique venue for some out-of-office team bonding time, the Virginia Aquarium can offer you a memorable experience.
At 1,560 square feet, The Promenade is perfect for a corporate gathering or reception, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Owls Creek, a scenic deck, and a prime location next to our shark and sea turtle galleries. It seats up to 120 guests around an open area, with additional guests accommodated for a standing reception.
Sharks & Sea Turtles Gallery
Enjoy a meal with sharks, stroll by sea turtles, and spend time with jellies. This gallery is perfect for a professional dinner in front of the 3-story shark aquarium, and ideal for mingling while enjoying our iconic residents. This space can hold 50-60 guests for a seated reception and up to 150 guests for a standing reception.