About Us




The mission of the Texas State Aquarium is to connect people with nature and inspire conservation of the Gulf of Mexico.


To be a nationally recognized Aquarium leader in creating entertaining, educationally enriching programming, conducting wildlife rehabilitation, and supporting conservation.

The Texas State Aquarium is a private, not-for-profit organization that receives no city, state or federal funding for its operations. The Aquarium relies on general admissions, memberships, retail sales, event rentals and the generous support from donors to maintain its operations. Please help us in our mission and support the Texas State Aquarium.


Click here to view our 2012 Annual Report

Click here to view our 2011 Annual Report

Click here to view our 2012 IRS Form 990 and 990T

Click here to view our 2012 & 2011 Financial Statements


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