Members-Only Events

Early Opens

Being part of the Adventure Aquarium has its advantages. From now until August 25th, the Aquarium is open on weekdays at 9:30 a.m. for Members.

February 27 - August 25

Location: Adventure Aquarium

General Admission Events

African Penguin Awareness Weekend

Join us for our annual celebration dedicated to everyone’s favorite little flightless feathered friends.

September 02 - September 04

Location: Penguin Island

Sea Turtle Awareness Weekend

Get to know our resident sea turtles during a weekend of turtle-tastic fun!

Sea Turtle Awareness Weekend is included with a General Admission ticket.


October 07 - October 09

Location: Ocean Realm Panoramic Window


Due to popular demand, the Mermaid Experience will return this coming November to Adventure Aquarium.

November 04 - November 12

Location: Adventure Aquarium

Christmas Celebration

Celebrate the magic of the holiday season during the Philadelphia region's most unique holiday tradition: Christmas Celebration, featuring the one and only Scuba Santa®!