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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
$ 8.00

Active Duty with current Military ID
FOWA Membership

paid membership with current ID and membership card

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

  • In accordance with the Safe Access Oahu mandate, the Waikiki Aquarium will require that all Aquarium visitors ages 12 and older provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to entry, effective Monday, September 13, 2021. Identification matching vaccination proof will be required from each guest. Acceptable proof of vaccination includes: hard copy of vaccination card, photo of vaccination card, or Hawaii State-approved digital/smart device application confirming vaccination status including Hawaii Safe Travels Application or Hawai‘i SMART Health Card.
    • Exemptions will be made for the following: individuals who provide proof of negative FDA EUA approved COVID-19 test within 48 hours of visit for patrons, children under 12 years old, and individuals remaining 15 minutes or less within a 24-hour period.
  • Face masks must be worn at all times by all visitors over the age of 2.
  • For guests who do not come prepared, face masks may be purchased at the Aquarium Gift shop.
  • Guests are required to obey signage requiring a six-foot distance between individual visitors or different groups.
  • Guests must follow signage indicating the one-way route through the galleries.
  • Hand sanitizers are positioned throughout the facility.
  • Custodial staff wipe down and sanitize high-touch areas several times throughout the day.
  • Touch screens, informational kiosks, and other high-touch technologies will be decommissioned until further notice.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Tickets are available online.
  • No refunds are provided for purchases made online.
  • 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.