The Shark and Ray Touch Tank will be closed on Wednesday, September 27, for routine exhibit maintenance.
When you host an event at the Aquarium, you support our animals, exhibits, and efforts to ensure a vital and vibrant ocean for all.
Whether you’re planning a birthday party for 30, a corporate event for 2,000, or another gathering to remember, the Aquarium’s variety of available venues on Boston’s spectacular waterfront can provide the perfect backdrop.
Corporate and Private Events
With views of Boston’s historic harbor and skyline, the New England Aquarium is the perfect setting for your next corporate event.
Experience the excitement of Boston’s waterfront when you plan a bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, anniversary party, or bar/bat mitzvah. With a variety of event spaces available, the New England Aquarium is the perfect location for your next celebration.
Capture the romance of Boston’s historic waterfront with one of the most unique wedding reception venues in the city while supporting the Aquarium's conservation work.
Host a Birthday Party
The Aquarium offers exciting birthday party options, including movie parties in our giant screen theater and self-guided group visits to the Aquarium. Most birthday parties are designed for kids age 5 and older. Parties must be booked in advance by contacting Victoria Minasian at 617-226-2212 or email@example.com.
A 50% nonrefundable deposit is due at the time of booking. Final balance and headcount are due three days prior to the scheduled event. Date and time restrictions may apply. Inquire for more details.
Movie Birthday Party Pricing
Movie parties at our Simons Theatre are our most popular option.
Movie Party$7–$9 per person
Child Aquarium Admission Add-on$13 per child
Adult Aquarium Admission Add-on$22 per adult