Immersion Tours

Sharks Sleepover

Experience the Aquarium From an Insider's Perspective

Go behind the scenes with the National Aquarium's Immersion Tours. Our expert guides will let you experience life at the Aquarium from an insider's perspective. You'll discover a fascinating world behind the glass.

Gallery Tour

National Aquarium - Immersion Tours

Learn About Gallery Tours

Get a head start with a guided tour before the building opens!

Dolphin Encounter

National Aquarium - Dolphin Encounters

Have a Dolphin Encounter

Get up close and personal with the dolphins in a private teaching and play session!

Veterinarian Tour

Veterinarian Tour

Learn About Veterinarian Tours

Put on your very own surgical cap and mask, and dive in to this behind-the-scenes tour led by one of our staff veterinarians.

Sharks! Behind-the-Scenes

National Aquarium - Immersion Tours

Learn About Sharks! Behind the Scenes

Get uncomfortably close to these predators of the deep.

Dolphin Sleepover

National Aquarium - Immersion Tours

Learn About Dolphin Sleepovers

You'll think you're already dreaming as you fall asleep next to these beautiful marine mammals.

Sleepover With the Sharks

National Aquarium - Immersion Tours

Learn About Sleepover With the Sharks

Sharks will be lurking close by as you attempt to sleep through the night!

Dolphins 101

National Aquarium - Immersion Tours

Learn about Dolphins

It’s art class for our dolphins, and you get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look!

Daily Behind-the-Scenes

National Aquarium – North Atlantic to the Pacific

Get an Insider's Look

Go behind the scenes for an exclusive look at one of our favorite Aquarium exhibits, Pacific Coral Reef.

Guest Diver Program

National Aquarium - Immersion Tours

Be a Guest Diver

Certified divers ages 18 and up are invited to dive in one of the Aquarium's most popular exhibits.