Frequently Asked Questions

What are your admission prices?

Adult (13 & Up): $35.95
Senior (65 & Up): $33.95
Military or Student: $33.95
Child (3-12): $25.95

Your admission includes parking, shows in our Whataburger 4-Dimension Theater, daily wildlife presentations, and access to the H-E-B Splash Park.*

*H-E-B Splash Park is open seasonally

You can find all prices on our Visit page and purchase tickets online here.

Are there any discounts or specials for tickets?

All current discounts and deals can be found here.

How do I upgrade or change my membership plan or purchase a new membership?

Please visit our Membership page for more information on membership or call our Membership team at 361-881-1340, and they will be happy to walk you through the best membership for you and your family.

Does the Aquarium donate tickets?

The Texas State Aquarium ticket donations are limited to not-for-profit organizations and for fundraising events only. Visit our Charitable Donations Requests page to view our full Donation Policy and to request donations.

I’m an educator. How do I sign up for a field trip?

You can view more information on our School Programs (Field Trips) and request a date here.

How do I book a private event at the Aquarium?

Please see our Private Events page for more information and to submit your information to our events staff.

How do I apply for a job at the Aquarium?

Please apply for all listed jobs using our online Careers portal.

If inquiring about a job application or internship/externship, please email


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