Open daily at 9 a.m. Explore our exciting and educational exhibits that are designed to be fun for the whole family.
Join the Aquarium of Niagara for a beautiful USATF certified 5K!
Runners, walkers and strollers are welcome to participate in the Aquarium of Niagara’s Sea Lion 5K. Participants are invited to attend an after party at the Aquarium with healthy snacks, live music, and a sea lion show. Children under the age of 6 can participate for free.
Top runners in their age group will receive a special painting made by one of our rescued sea lions. Overall top male and female runners will receive a certificate for a free animal encounter.
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.