April 6, 2020  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Location: Virginia Aquarium


Cost: $32.95 per person; $22.95 for Aquarium members; No charge for children UNDER 2


Contact: Virginia Aquarium


Phone: (757)385-FISH (3474)


Mermaid Mondays, the after-hours event featuring real mermaids swimming in the Aquarium's Red Sea Tunnel, begins on April 6 and continues each Monday through April 27. The mermaids are returning with their friends for special encounters all over the Aquarium.

Guests will be able to visit with a mermaid a locations throughout the Main Building, including at the Ray Touch Pool, and watch as a mermaid swims in the Red Sea Aquarium. This year's event also includes a mermaid puppet show, live musical performances, and other activities as well as photo opportunities throughout the Aquarium. 

Reservations for this limited engagement are required. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online or by calling Guest Services at (757) 385-FISH (3474) with a credit card reservation. To enable full viewing of the mermaids by guests, strollers are discouraged for this event.

Mermaid Mondays tickets available here​.​

Be sure to check out our extra mermaid experiences Mermaid Mondays Behind the Scenes​ and Mermaid Balee's Bubblee Boutique​​.


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