Membership and GivingYour support is vital to protecting the blue planet. Aquarium researchers, educators and conservation experts are working to increase understanding of the world's oceans through interactive exhibits, outreach programs and global expeditions. You can support these projects and help preserve global ecosystems. Members and donors make a difference. Here are some simple ways you can start helping today.

Become a memberBecome a Member

Membership makes a difference at the Aquarium! Our members enjoy free admission as well as exclusive discounts, invitations and special offers. Plus, your membership supports the Aquarium’s efforts to protect the blue planet. It’s the best of both worlds! Join today to start experiencing all membership has to offer.

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Make a Donation to the Aquarium

Each year the Aquarium relies on the donations from individuals like you to help us protect the oceans. Become a part of our giving societies by giving to the annual fund, or by sponsoring a specific program or animal. All donations make a lasting impact toward the Aquarium’s mission and programs.

Become a Corporate Partner

Your organization can enjoy the Aquarium and support science education, aquatic conservation and research by becoming a Corporate Sponsor or Corporate Member. Enjoy a variety of benefits, including complimentary admission, visibility and recognition, promotional opportunities and much more.

Provide foundation supportProvide Foundation or Government Support

The Aquarium relies on significant support from grant-making foundations and government agencies that value our contribution to Boston, New England and the world’s oceans. These grants and awards help support our exceptional living exhibits, education and community programs, research projects and conservation efforts around the globe. Foundations also provide essential support for exhibit renovations and new construction. Learn more here.