New Orleans Aquarium of The Americas Admission Tickets

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Located adjacent from the French Quarter, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is a stunning place to spend an afternoon in downtown New Orleans. Walk beneath the vivid Caribbean Tunnel into the Great Maya Reef, feed a stingray, and journey along the Mississippi River. Penguins, stingrays, sharks and other deep-sea creatures await your visit. See new animals and old favorites including our beloved sea otters Buck and Emma! You can also relax in front of the 400,000-gallon Gulf of Mexico exhibit, grab a bite to eat in the Aquarium's food court and then take home a souvenir from the gift shop!

Activity Highlights

  • 400,000 gallon Gulf of Mexico Exhibit
  • See sharks, penguins, stingrays, otters & more
  • Entergy Giant Screen Theater (Formerly IMAX) included
  • Located walking distance to French Quarter
  • Food court available inside the aquarium

What's Included

  • Admission to the New Orleans Aquarium of The Americas
  • Admission to Entergy Giant Screen Theater

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera


  • No smoking or vaping allowed inside the aquarium.
  • No outside food or drinks allowed
  • Vouchers/Tickets are not valid for Cool Zoo, Boo at the Zoo, Zoo to Do, Zoo to Do for Kids, or any other special admission events at any Audubon facility.
  • Vouchers/Tickets are not valid for any special admission events or at any other Audubon facility.
  • Aquarium is closed Christmas Day, Thanksgiving Day and Mardi Gras Day.

Additional information

  • The aquarium is open 10am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday, Summer and Spring Mondays and some select holiday Mondays. Closing times are subject to change.
  • Children under 2 are FREE.
  • Tickets are valid for a year from the date of purchase until used.
  • Aquarium tickets include admission to Entergy Giant Screen Theater.
  • The aquarium is handicap accessible and the pathways are ADA accessible.
  • Restroom are located on site.
  • Personal strollers are allowed in the Aquarium.
  • A limited number of wheelchairs are available for complimentary use on a first-come, first-serve basis inside of the Aquarium.
  • Photography (including flash) is permitted in the Aquarium.
  • Certified service animals are allowed in the Aquarium with the exception of Parakeet Pointe.

Cancellation policy

Tickets are valid for one year from the date of purchase until used. Combo tickets must be used within 30 days after visiting the first park - 1 entry per park. You must have your voucher available to show at the gate on your smartphone or device. Online tickets are non-refundable. If for some reason the aquarium is closed for a special event or act of god, please call us at 850-424-5125 for a refund or a ticket transfer.

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  • James Adam Brindley USA about 9 hours ago


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  • Jeri Silverman-Holben USA about 2 days ago


    Aquarium was fun. Enjoyed the feeding of the Stingrays as well as some of the unique exhibits like the seahorses.

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  • Sydney Sands USA about 2 days ago

    A bit bumpy...

    But everything was settled shortly and we were able to get in just fine. Great experience, highly recommended.

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  • Connie Chenyworth USA about 3 days ago


    We didn't get to go

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  • Juanisha Mingo USA about 3 days ago


    The kids first time going and they really enjoyed it. Kinda short, wish it had a little more but overall we will definitely be back.

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  • Terrill Lloyd USA about 3 days ago


    Great experience. Would definitely do it again.

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  • Dayona Banks USA about 3 days ago


    Overall great

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  • Alcide Molliere USA about 3 days ago


    Kid friendly. Good family outing

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2018-05-31 14:16:34

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