Discounts & Deals

  • Membership: Save Big Year-Round

    If you’re planning on visiting more than once, consider purchasing a membership – it pays for itself in just two visits! Along with 12 months of admission and free parking, a whole ocean of other memberships benefits await you, including discounts at our restaurants, gift shop and to special events.

  • Lone Star Days

    During certain dates, Texas Lone Star Card holders who are residents of Nueces, Kleberg, San Patricio, and Aransas counties can discover the wonders of the Aquarium on select days for just $3 per person during Lone Star Days!

  • Discounts for AZA Zoo and Aquarium Members

    The Texas State Aquarium is a member of the AZA Reciprocity program. Members of participating institutions will receive up to two tickets at the discounted rate of 50% off regular priced admission. The discount is available for the number of people covered by the membership up to a maximum of 2 individuals (Individual Members at AZA reciprocal zoos and aquariums will receive 1 discounted ticket; Dual/Family Members will receive 2 discounted tickets). The discount is only available on-site and you must present a valid membership card and photo ID in order to receive the discount. Please call before visiting to confirm your discount.

  • Discounts for Groups of 10+

    We would like to accommodate your group, party, or even family reunion. A discount of $7 off regular adult admission and $5 off regular child admission is offered to reserved groups of 10 or more. To secure the group discount, a reservation must be made in advance. To secure your reservation please call 361-881-1244 or click below to request online.

  • Military Discounts

    As a thank you for their service to our nation, military personnel and veterans receive $2 off regular admission. To redeem your discount, please show identification verifying your service on-site, such as a valid military ID or a driver’s license identifying you as a veteran.

  • Student Discounts

    Students of a high school or university also receive $2 off admission. To redeem your student discount, please show a student ID on-site.

  • Senior Discounts

    Individuals 65+ years old are eligible to receive $2 off regular admission.