Taking public transportation is the ocean-friendly way to get to the Aquarium! Show your MBTA Charlie Card* and you may receive $2 off Aquarium admission. This offer is good for $2 off one general admission (adult, child, senior) to the Aquarium with a MBTA Charlie Card and may not be combined with other offers.
*Note: this discount pertains to the plastic monthly card only.
Show your AAA card
AAA members receive $2 off Aquarium admission by presenting a valid AAA membership card at the Box Office. This offer cannot be combined with other offers or coupons and is not valid for IMAX or whale watch. The offer is valid for up to four (4) admissions per valid AAA membership card, has no cash value and is not valid for tickets purchased online.
For groups of 20 or more, Aquarium packages are now also available combined with Boston Duck Tours.
The best sightseeing value! Save 46 percent off admission to the New England Aquarium, plus four more top Boston attractions: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Museum of Science, Skywalk Observatory at Prudential Center OR Harvard Museum of Natural History. You'll skip most ticket lines, too. Each pass is valid for nine days.
Cost: Adult $49 ($89.95 value); Child (3–11) $36. Purchase booklets or printable vouchers at citypass.com or at the New England Aquarium box office for the same low price.
If you are visiting Boston, we have lodging deals with nearby hotels which can save you money by combining a hotel stay and Aquarium and/or IMAX admission.
Our Teacher Pass Program aims to increase accessibility to the Aquarium for all New England teachers. Participants in the program will enjoy free admission, discounts and much more! K-12 teachers and some school administrators currently employed in a New England school system can enjoy free Aquarium admission when they present a Teacher Pass card and photo ID. Sign up for your Teacher Pass.
Active Duty Military Personnel
Active duty U.S. military personnel and their receive a discount on Aquarium admission. Adults receive $10 off admission, and children receive $5 off. This discount does not apply to non-dependant guests coming with military personnel. Both active duty military personnel and their dependents need to show their military ID or military dependent card (orange) to receive the discount for themselves and their children. If the military personnel are not present, the spouse may show his or her military dependent card (orange) and a photo ID and get the discount for themselves and their children.
If you have a valid college ID, you are eligible for discounted tickets, and all groups of 10 or more are eligible for discounted admission to the Aquarium.
Corporate Members enjoy an outstanding package of benefits that includes one-time use admission tickets to the Aquarium and the Simons IMAX Theatre, Executive Family Memberships, exclusive event invitations, venue discounts and much more.