The Seattle Aquarium is located at Pier 59 on the waterfront in Seattle, Washington. It first opened in 1977 and quickly grew to become one of the top attractions in the Seattle area and the seventh most popular aquarium in the United States (based on attendance). The aquarium features a collection of six major exhibits including the Window on Washington Waters, Life on the Edge, Pacific Coral Reef, Puget Sound Fish and Dome Room, Puget Sound Orcas Family Activity Center, and Marine Mammals. Be sure to check the calendar of events too. There are a lot of planned activities throughout the year for all age groups. Before you plan your visit though, here are a few tips that can save you a little extra money on your total admission costs. Also below are the latest known coupons for the Seattle Aquarium.
Discounts & Seattle Aquarium Coupons
- Get the Seattle CityPass which saves you up to 44% off your admission to the top 6 attractions in the Seattle area which includes the Seattle Aquarium.
- Get the Entertainment Book. For one price you get over $23,000 worth of coupons and discounts to area attractions, dining, shopping, and accommodations. Right now there are Seattle Aquarium coupons inside good for Buy 1 Get 1 Free admission.
- Park at the Republic Parking Hillclimb Garage and present your Seattle Aquarium ticket stub and you will receive $1 off your parking fee. If you are a member of the Seattle Aquarium, show your membership card and receive $1 off per hour for up to 3 hours.
- Purchase your Seattle Aquarium tickets as part of a package with Argosy Cruises and you end up saving $2 per person on admission. Book your tour package at lease 1 month in advance and save even more money with their early booking discount.
- Get the Seattle Tour Saver Book. At last check there were Seattle Aquarium coupons inside good for 2 tickets for the price of 1.
- If you are in the military, show your military ID and receive $2 off your ticket to the Seattle Aquarium.
- Pick up the Seattle Premier Attractions coupon book. It offers tons of coupons to area points of interest including a Seattle Aquarium coupon good for $2 off admission.
- Keep an eye on the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon where you can save as much as 50% off the cost of your admission to the Seattle Aquarium.
Seattle Vacation Packages
Check with the local hotels in the Seattle area. Many of them offer free tickets or Seattle Aquarium coupons for admission with your stay. The Hotel Nexus, Quality Inn, and Hyatt are just some of the hotels that offer Seattle Aquarium vacation packages. You may also want to check with the Seattle Southside. They offer their own discounts on hotel stays and attractions.
The aquarium is open every day of the year except for Christmas Day. On most days, hours of operation are from 9 am to 5 pm, though on certain days the hours do change. Kids 3 years old and under get into the aquarium for free. Group discounts are available for groups of 20 or more people. Paid parking is available at the Republic Parking Hillclimb Garage and the Pike Place Market Parking Garage.