There’s always something fun just around the corner at the Aquarium!
Special events and bonus experiences are often available to help you make the most of your visit. Check back here often to find out about the events you won’t want to miss!
Craft Brews Cruise
Presented by Lager Heads Enjoy the sunset over the water on the Atlantic Explorer for a Craft Brews Cruise, presented by Lager Heads. Indulge in some of the best craft beers in the area during this two hour trip brought to you by local craft brewers and Hoffm…
Fish Nerd Meet & Greet
Play “Eel of Fortune” and learn about the Fish Nerd’s journey as a fisher, the development of his podcast, and more! This event is free and advanced registration is not required.
Member Exclusive Preview: Giant Insects Changing Exhibit
From colossal carnivores to amazing herbivores, shrink down and learn all about these incredible, oversized insects While supplies last, there will be a free gift.
Member Exclusive! June Member Swap
The Virginia Aquarium and the Virginia Zoo are doing a membership swap this June! To enjoy this benefit, simply show your current membership card and photo ID at the admissions desk. Offer expires June 30, 2017. Members of the Virginia Aquarium will enjoy f…
World of Giant Insects
From colossal carnivores to amazing herbivores, shrink down and learn all about these incredible, oversized insects! Learn about two fighting Atlas beetles, a gigantic jungle nymph stick insect, the carnivorous praying mantis, a monstrous caterpillar, and more…
Come sleep with the fishes on Friday, August 4, 2017 for this exclusive, adults only (21+) overnight at the Virginia Aquarium. Join us for dinner, drinks and a night full of fun games and activities from Behind the Scenes tours to Sex in the Sea Jeopardy. See …