Become a Member!

Pay a portion of your membership today & have low monthly rates for the next 11 months! Same benefits, same price, more convenient.

Choose our Subscription Membership option during your online purchase for a convenient and manageable approach to your membership fees. Initially, you’ll pay a portion of the total fee, followed by the remaining balance divided into 11 easy monthly installments. We’ll automatically charge your credit card on the 1st of every month. Enjoy the same great benefits at the same price – now more convenient than ever. 

Same benefits, same price, more convenient!

If you have any questions, please contact the Membership Office at 361-881-1341. 

*Please note this option is only available for online membership purchases, and discounts cannot be applied.

Membership Benefits

  • Free admission for the selected number of people per day for a full 12 months
  • Free admission to the H-E-B Splash Park
  • Free parking for up to 2 vehicles each visit
  • 10% discount on purchases at all food venues and gift shop
  • 10% discount on Exclusive Encounters
  • Discounts on additional tickets for your guests: $5 off adult admission and $4 off military, senior, and children’s admission
  • Discounts on admission tickets at over 150 AZA reciprocal zoos and aquariums
  • 10% discount on select educational programs
  • Subscription to monthly e-newsletter




Initial Fee

General Membership

Monthly Payments

Senior / Military

Monthly Payments

Party of One




Party of Two




Party of Three




Party of Four




Party of Five




Party of Six




Party of Seven




Customizable Memberships for Your Family

When selecting the most suitable membership level for your family, first consider the number of individuals you wish to include. Each membership allows you the flexibility to either assign specific names to every slot, or leave some slots open for different guests on each visit. However, it’s important to note that every membership must have at least one named individual. Once a member is named, their slot becomes exclusive to them and cannot be transferred. To utilize the membership, at least one named member must be present, along with the membership card and a valid photo ID. Children aged 2 and under are welcome free of charge.

Please be aware that all memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable. They are designed for use within the immediate household of the member.

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businesses and partnerships

Membership is intended for personal, household use only. Memberships are not available for purchase for businesses or organizations. For more information on partnerships, please contact our Development Office at (361) 653-2655 for more information.

President’s Council

The President’s Council is a group of philanthropic individuals who help ensure the continued growth of the Texas State Aquarium with annual contributions of $1,000 or more.

Corporate Partners

Corporate Partners are companies who are committed to providing ongoing annual support for the Aquarium’s operations. Their generosity assists the Aquarium in achieving our mission by providing valuable and reliable funding that help offset the cost of a variety of needs such as purchasing food for animals and maintenance of exhibits. These companies receive community exposure and enjoyable benefits for their employees and their families.