Public Aquariums

Seattle Aquarium

Seattle Aquarium


1483 Alaskan Way
Pier 59
Seattle, WA map

(206) 386-4300


From I-5 North
Take the Madison St./Convention Place exit.
Stay straight to go onto 7th Ave.
Take the first left onto Madison St.
Turn right onto Alaskan Way.
1483 Alaskan Way Pier 59 is on the left.

From I-5 South
Take Union St. exit, exit 165B.
Stay straight to go onto Union St.
Turn left onto 5th Ave.
Turn right onto Madison St.
Turn right onto Alaskan Way.
1483 Alaskan Way Pier 59 is on the left.


The Seattle Aquarium is the 9th largest Aquarium in the US by attendance. The Aquarium features six major exhibits: Window on Washington Waters, Life on the Edge, Pacific Coral Reef, Puget Sound Fish and Dome Room, Puget Sound Orcas Family Activity Center, and Marine Mammals.


Aquarium Only:
Adult (ages 13 & over) $24.95
Youth (ages 4-12) $16.95
Child (ages 3 & under) Free

Discounts Available for Seniors and Active military and dependents


9:30am to 5pm daily
(Last entry at 5pm, exhibits close at 6pm

*The Aquarium is closed all day June 2, 2017 for SPLASH! our annual fundraising auction.

Holiday Hours:

Thanksgiving Day 9:30am-3pm
The Aquarium Café is closed today. The Aquarium Store is open.)

Christmas Eve 9:30am-3pm

Christmas Day Closed

Open regular hours all other Holidays, including: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.

Plan Your Trip:

If you are taking in multiple sites in the Seattle area, be sure to get the Seattle CityPass. It includes admission to the Space Needle (two visitsin a 24 hours period), the Seattle Aquarium, Argosy Cruises Harbor tour, EMP Museum or Woodland Park Zoo and the Pacific Science Center or Chihuly Garden and Glass all at a discounted price.