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General Admission
10 AM - 5 PM
Last Entry at 4 PM

Adult Admission
From $29.95
Ages 13 - 64

Child Admission
From $24.95
Ages 3-12

Senior Admission
From $26.95
Ages 65+

Please note, areas of the aquarium may be closed for a portion or all of any given day without prior notice.


Members: Receive 10% off admission for friends and family!


Military: A 10% discount on admission is offered to all active, reserve, retired service persons and veterans. To apply online, enter promo code: MILITARY during checkout. Valid Military ID must be presented before entering the Aquarium. Cannot stack discounts.
 
Membership

Adult Individual
Price: $95.00
Ages 13 - 64

Child Individual
Price: $75.00
Ages 3 - 12

Senior Individual
Price: $85.00
Ages 65+

Family of Four
Price: $275.00
Includes: 2 Adults plus 2 Children
Add Additional Members for $45.00 each

Membership Benefits Include:

  • Unlimited admission during your 12-month membership
  • Skip the ticket lines with express entry
  • Invitation/discount tickets to Members Only events
  • Subscription to the members-only newsletter
  • 10% off retail and photos
  • 10% off birthday parties, summer camps and kids events
  • Reduced individual guest ticket when accompanied by a member (10%)
  • Individual membership cards are printed onsite at the time of purchase
 
Gift Certificates
Looking for the perfect gift? Give your loved one a membership to Mississippi Aquarium!

Gift Certificate - Adult Admission
Price: $29.95
Ages 13 - 64

Gift Certificate - Child Admission
Price: $24.95
Ages 3 - 12

Gift Certificate - Senior Admission
Price: $26.95
Ages 65+

Gift Certificate - Adult Membership
Price: $95.00
Ages 13 - 64

Gift Certificate - Child Membership
Price: $75.00
Ages 3 - 12

Gift Certificate - Senior Membership
Price: $85.00
Ages 65+

Gift Certificate - Family of Four
Price: $275.00
2 Adults plus 2 Children

Gift Certificate - Behind the Scenes Tour
Price: $12.00

Experience Mississippi Aquarium from Behind-the-Scenes by joining a friendly interpretive guide on a 30-minute walking tour of our facility and support areas! Learn about the Aquarium's Life Support Systems and water quality, daily care of animals through nutrition and Veterinary Services.


Gift Certificate - Dolphin Encounter
Price: $38.52
What does a dolphin's skin feel like? What does a dolphin eat? Find out during a Dolphin Encounter at Mississippi Aquarium! Our Dolphin encounter gives participants the opportunity to touch and feed Mississippi's water mammal.

The program includes a 10-minute educational chat, 5 minutes with a dolphin and trainer, and a Q&A session after the interaction. Participants should expect to be in small groups during this poolside encounter and must be comfortable kneeling near open water.

Ages 5 - 9 must be accompanied by an adult with a separate encounter ticket. 
Must redeem online at least 24 hours in advance. Capacity is limited and may sell out. Walkups are not guaranteed. 

 

Gift Certificate - SeaTrek
Price: $90.90

Give the gift of an underwater experience! Guest will fully immerse themselves into the ocean's habitat, where they will get up close and personal with fish, sharks, rays and much more. 

Important: 

  • To participate, each guest will need a SeaTrek ticket + General Admission or membership 
  • Guest ages 10 - 17 must be accompanied by a participating parent or guardian in the water. 
  • The Gift Certificate is valid for 1 year from purchase and must be booked 24 hours in advance. 
  • Visit msaquarium.org/seatrek for more information. 

After purchase, a digital Gift Certificate will be sent automatically to email address provided and may be redeemed online.

Questions? Email tickets@msaquarium.org
 
Behind-the-Scenes Tours
Experience the Mississippi Aquarium from Behind-the-Scenes -Join a friendly Interpretive guide on a 30-minute walking tour of our facility and support areas! Learn about the daily care of animals, the Aquarium operations and get an up-close glimpse of life behind the Seas!

Behind the Scenes Tour
Regular Price: $12.00
Member Price: $10.00
Ages 8+
Tours are available Friday, Saturday & Sunday at 12:45 pm. Weather permitting. 
  • 30 minute guided walking tour of behind-the-scenes
  • Admission is not included and must be purchased separately.
  • Children must be at least 8 years old to participate. Children 8 - 12 yrs old must be accompanied by a paid adult (18 or older). 
Please note: This is an Aquarium Facility Tour of behind-the-scenes. Animal encounters are not part of this experience. 
  • No food or beverage permitted while on the tour
  • No photography allowed
  • Tours begin promptly at the scheduled time
 
Dolphin Encounter

Touch and feed a bottlenose dolphin! Mississippi Aquarium's dolphin encounter gives participants the opportunity to get up close to our incredible state's water mammal! The program includes a 10-minute educational lesson, 5 minutes with a dolphin and trainer, and a Q&A session after the interaction. Participants should expect to be in small groups during this poolside encounter and must be comfortable kneeling near open water.

Ages 5 and up only. Children 5 - 9 years old must be accompanied by a participating adult over the age of 18 with a separate encounter ticket. Children under 10 will not be allowed to participate on their own.

We ask any participants with special needs please contact us at education@msaquarium.org in advance so that we may ensure the best experience possible.


NON MEMBER - Dolphin Encounter
Price: $36.00

* Admission is not included and MUST be purchased separately.
 

MEMBER - Dolphin Encounter
Price: $32.00

Important:

For safety reasons, non-participants (including infants/toddlers) are not permitted to enter the dolphin experience area.

Service animals are also not permitted in the experience area and cannot be left unattended. If you require a service animal and would like to participate, please contact education@msaquarium.org to arrange special accommodations.

Guest will be asked to safely store personal belongings prior to entering the experience area to prevent items from falling into the dolphin habitat.
 
Penguin Encounter
Participants will get up close and personal with an African penguin, touch and take photos with these amazing animals. Additionally, guests will learn about African penguins from the staff that cares for them daily. This program includes a five (5) minute educational introduction and ten (10) minutes of African penguin interaction.

Ages 5 and up only.

Ages 5 - 9 must be accompanied by an adult with a separate encounter ticket.
Children under 10 will not be allowed to participate on their own.

Penguin Encounter
Regular Price: $25.00
Member Price: $22.50

Important:

For safety reasons, non-participants (including infants/toddlers) are not permitted to enter the penguin experience area.

Service animals are also not permitted in the experience area and cannot be left unattended. If you require a service animal and would like to participate, please contact education@msaquarium.org to arrange special accommodations.
 
SeaTrek Experience
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Dive deep into the wonder with our newest attraction, the SeaTREK® Experience! SeaTREK® is a guided underwater experience designed for all guests age ten and up- swimming skills not required. Guests will fully immerse themselves in the ocean's habitat, where they will get up close and personal with fish, sharks, rays, and much more.

MEMBER - SeaTrek
Price: $76.95
Experience includes one 6 x 8 printed photo per participant.

NON MEMBER - SeaTrek
Price: $84.95
A General Admission ticket or membership MUST be purchased separately to participate.
Experience includes one 6 x 8 printed photo per participant.

* Ages 10 - 17 years old must be accompanied in-water by a parent or legal guardian.
* Guest must be at least 4'4 or taller and weigh greater than 75 lbs to participate.
* No refunds or exchanges.