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The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, is a nonprofit organization driven by its mission to inspire conservation of the world's aquatic treasures. Consistently recognized as one of the top aquariums in the nation, our award-winning habitats are home to more than 20,000 animals representing 800 species of fish, birds, amphibians, reptiles and mammals. When you visit, your ticket purchase supports our unparalleled exhibits, science-based education programs and hands-on field conservation initiatives.

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