The Aquarium will be closed for construction December 2nd – December 13th.

We will reopen on Saturday, December 14th at 9am.

Sorry for any inconvenience.


Come Celebrate the Holidays Under the Sea!


YuleTIDE Days

Thursday, December 26th – Tuesday, December 31st

Visit us after Christmas for a week full of special, family-friendly programming and activities including holiday-themed shows and presentations, ambassador animal encounters, reindeer games, movies & hot cocoa!

We’re celebrating a spirit of giving this year!

Bring a canned good and receive $1 off admission (1/person).

(Canned goods will be donated to the Community Mission of Niagara Frontier)

Open daily from

9 am to 5pm*!

Last admission sold 30 minutes before closing.

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* The Aquarium closes at 3pm the day before Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and New Year’s Eve. The Aquarium is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas. 

Education, Conservation and Research

The mission of the Aquarium of Niagara is to broaden the public’s awareness of aquatic ecosystems through innovative and stimulating exhibits, displays and educational and recreational programs that promote conservation and support research.

Our Featured Experiences

Meet Our Rescued Marine Mammals

The Aquarium of Niagara happily opens its doors to rescued marine mammals with all conditions from blindness to chronic seizures to missing flippers. Our mission is to give them a fulfilled second chance at life, while educating the public about the plights aquatic animals face and how we can all work together to help.

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Support our rescued marine mammals!