Aquarium Admission

Purchase at the Ticket Counter on Arrival
Pricing Schedule Display

General Admission

$ 12.00

ages 13 to 64
$ 5.00

ages 4 to 12
(Must be accompanied
by an adult)

ages 3 and under
(Must be accompanied
by an adult)

$ 8.00

ages 13 to 64 with current Hawaii ID
$ 5.00

age 65 and older,
& Persons with disabilities
FOWA Membership

paid membership with current ID and membership card
$ 8.00

Active Duty with current Military ID

Each paid admission includes access to the free Mobile Audio Guide.

  • Wearing face masks is advised but not compulsory in the Waikiki Aquarium.
  • For guests who do not come prepared, face masks may be purchased at the Aquarium Gift shop.
  • Guests are encouraged with signage to maintain a six-foot distance between individual visitors or different groups.
  • Guests are encouraged with signage to follow the one-way route through the galleries.
  • Hand sanitizers are available in the facility.
  • Custodial staff wipe down and sanitize high-touch areas several times throughout the day.
  • Clear acrylic barriers are now in place at the Front Desk and Gift Shop to minimize the potential spread of viruses among guests, staff, and volunteers.
  • FOWA members must show a valid photo id and membership card to receive their free admission.
  • We accept Cash, US Traveler’s Checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Diners Club International, JCB, B&C, and Union Pay China.
  • Click here for a list of reciprocal institutions for which we offer discounted or free admission.
  • If you wish to make a group reservation, please click here to speak with our reservation department. Rates and conditions on groups are different from pre-sold tickets.
  • All visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Our facility is totally smoke-free. Usage of tobacco including electronic cigarettes are prohibited at the Aquarium.
  • Comfort therapy animals and pets are not allowed. A Service Animal is allowed under the specific direction of admission desk staff.
  • We reserve the right to deny entry to any person(s). Please obey instructions provided by Aquarium Staff relating to the health and safety of our aquatic animals, staff, and guests.