Activity Calendar

There's always something new and exciting happening at the National Aquarium.

Learn about upcoming activities and events by downloading the FREE Aquarium app on your Apple or Android device.

Activities and events are subject to change without notice. Please review the daily schedule once you arrive on-site.

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4D Theater

4D Immersion Films

The Aquarium's 4D Immersion Films bring you closer to the sights, sounds and smells of the action. You will have an opportunity to select a showtime when purchasing your tickets.

Now Playing

  • Shark: A 4D Experience®
  • Being Dolphin 4D

Marjorie Lynn Bank Lecture Series

Lecture Series

Explore the unfamiliar as we uncover remarkable ocean habitats, unusual aquatic creatures and extreme exploration techniques through the expertise of our guest speakers.

Learn About the Series

Baltimore Inner Harbor

Best Experience Ever

The top 10 ways to have your BEST Aquarium experience EVER.

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Events & Activities for Saturday, July 21, 2018

  • Icky, Creepy, Slimy, Cool Tour

    July 21, 2018, 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Ditch the cute and cuddly to discover the world of the icky, creepy, slimy and (of course) coolest animals you'll ever lay eyes on!

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  • Calypso's Gold Tour

    July 21, 2018, 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    Get ready for an incredible adventure as you set off in search of the hidden treasure of the great Guardian Calypso!

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  • Animal Care Experience

    July 21, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Discover what it takes to care for the wide range of animals that call the National Aquarium "home."

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  • Aquarium Sleepover Adventure

    July 21, 2018, 5:30 pm - 9:00 am

    It's an adventure of a lifetime and it's only availble at the National Aquarium!

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  • Animal Encounter - Harbor Overlook

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 9:00 am

    Get up close and personal with the Eastern box turtle, Australian bearded dragon, hyacinth macaw or one of the Aquarium’s other exotic animals.

    National Aquarium - Animal Encounters
  • Educator Talk - Blacktip Reef Level 1

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:15 am

    Discover the animals that live in our unique reef crest!

    Blacktip Reef Shark
  • Educator Talk - Blacktip Reef Underwater Viewing Area

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 am

    Join us in our Black Tip Reef's underwater viewing area.

    Underwater Viewing Area
  • Artscape 2018

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 am

    Join the National Aquarium at Baltimore's 37th annual Artscape.

    Artscape Jellyfish Installation
  • Critter Chats

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:15 am

    Both kids and adults will enjoy this casual experience to meet some of the Aquarium’s smaller animals.

    Poison Dart Frog
  • Animal Encounter - Harbor Overlook

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 12:00 pm

    Get up close and personal with the Eastern box turtle, Australian bearded dragon, hyacinth macaw or one of the Aquarium’s other exotic animals.

    National Aquarium - Animal Encounters
  • Rain Forest Talk

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 12:15 pm

    Explore nature's recyclers, the Madagascar hissing cockroach

    Natures Recyclers
  • Educator Talk - Blacktip Reef Level 1

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 1:00 pm

    Discover the animals that live in our unique reef crest!

    Blacktip Reef Shark
  • Animal Encounter - Harbor Overlook

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 1:30 pm

    Get up close and personal with the Eastern box turtle, Australian bearded dragon, hyacinth macaw or one of the Aquarium’s other exotic animals.

    National Aquarium - Animal Encounters
  • Critter Chats

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:15 pm

    Both kids and adults will enjoy this casual experience to meet some of the Aquarium’s smaller animals.

    Poison Dart Frog
  • Educator Talk - Blacktip Reef Level 1

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 2:30 pm

    Discover the animals that live in our unique reef crest!

    Blacktip Reef Shark
  • Critter Chats

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 3:15 pm

    Both kids and adults will enjoy this casual experience to meet some of the Aquarium’s smaller animals.

    Poison Dart Frog
  • Animal Encounter - Harbor Overlook

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 4:00 pm

    Get up close and personal with the Eastern box turtle, Australian bearded dragon, hyacinth macaw or one of the Aquarium’s other exotic animals.

    National Aquarium - Animal Encounters