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Join or renew your membership for 12 months of unlimited free admission, extra-special benefits, and exclusive access to fun and wonder at the Aquarium.

Members enjoy the Aquarium in the best way possible with 12 months of unlimited free admission, exclusive benefits, and valuable discounts. Plus, Aquarium membership is an incredible deal that pays for itself in less than two visits.

That’s not all! Your membership helps provide top-notch care to our animals and supports our important educational and conservation programs.

MEMBER BENEFITS

  • Unlimited free admission for 12 months
  • Express entry through your Member Entrance (skip the lines!)
  • 50% off parking with pre-paid parking vouchers
  • Insider access to Pacific Visions before it opens in 2019
  • Invitations to members-only events and previews of new exhibits
  • 20% discount on guest admission tickets
  • 10% discount in gift stores (20% discount during December)
  • Discounts on day camps, educational programming, gift memberships, and more
  • Free subscription to our member magazine, Pacific Currents

MEMBER LEVELS

Best Value!

$199 PLUS

  • All member benefits for one or two named cardholders, plus all children living in the same household (age 17 and under)
  • 1 transferable membership card (what’s this?)
  • 2 guest tickets
  • 1 nectar voucher to feed the lorikeets

$139 Family

  • All member benefits for one or two named cardholders, plus all children living in the same household (age 17 and under)

$139 Grandparents

  • All member benefits for one or two named grandparents, plus any of their four grandchildren (age 17 and under)

$109 Dual

  • All member benefits for two named cardholders living in the same household

$99 Senior Couple

  • All member benefits for two named seniors (age 62+) in the same household

$79 Individual

  • All member benefits for one named cardholder

$69 Senior Individual

  • All member benefits for one named senior (age 62+)

STEWARD CIRCLE

Support the Aquarium of the Pacific at a higher level to deepen your connection with our vision and receive personalized benefits and behind-the-scenes access. Your generosity will help support our mission-driven work by helping to provide superior care for more than 11,000 animals and funding to our award-winning education programs and conservation efforts.

$300 - $599 AQUARIST

  • Unlimited admission for one or two named adults, plus all children living in the same household (age 17 and under)
  • 1 transferable membership card (what’s this?)
  • 4 guest tickets
  • 2 parking vouchers
  • 4 movie tickets
  • 2 guest tickets for our Guest Speaker Series
  • 1 nectar voucher to feed the lorikeets

$600 - $1,499 CURATOR

  • Unlimited admission for one or two named adults, plus all children living in the same household (age 17 and under)
  • Free Behind-the-Scenes Tour for two
  • Free parking
  • 1 transferable membership card (what’s this?)
  • 6 guest tickets
  • 4 movie tickets
  • 4 guest tickets for our Guest Speaker Series
  • 1 nectar voucher to feed the lorikeets

UPGRADE TO OUR PACIFIC CIRCLE GIFT SOCIETY

Become an ambassador of the Aquarium and help us protect the Pacific Ocean and its marine animals by joining the Pacific Circle. Pacific Circle members provide core support for our outstanding educational programs, comprehensive animal care, and conservation initiatives. In return, members receive exclusive benefits and exceptional access to Aquarium leadership, curators, and educators, and to the Aquarium’s diverse and adorable animals.

$1,500 - $2,499 PRESIDENT

  • Unlimited admission for members and two guests
  • Free Behind-the-Scenes Tour for two
  • Free Parking
  • Invitations to exclusive Pacific Circle events, lectures, and exhibit previews
  • Behind-the-Scenes tour tickets
  • 8 complimentary guest passes
  • Personal handling of VIP services through the Major Gifts staff
  • Donor recognition in the Aquarium’s Annual Report and on the Pacific Circle panel in the Great Hall

$2,500 - $4,999 DIRECTOR

All President level benefits, plus:

  • Priority access (tour the Aquarium with friends and family when the Aquarium is closed)
  • A total of 10 complimentary guest passes

$5,000 - $9,999 CHAIRMAN

All Director level benefits, plus:

  • Annual Breakfast with the Aquarium’s President
  • Private docent tours with friends and family
  • A total of 12 complimentary guest passes

Membership is nonrefundable, nontransferable, and renewable annually. Donor-advised funds may only be used for contributions in which no goods or services are provided and therefore cannot be applied to a membership. Please see the Member Terms and Conditions.

Membership

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Member Discounts

Members receive an ocean of discounts. It’s just one way to show our appreciation for your membership support!

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Member FAQs

View these frequently asked member questions to find the answer you’re looking for.

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Member Parking

Pay less for parking! As a member, you can save 50% by purchasing pre-paid parking vouchers. Learn more…

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Member Events

Enjoy fun, members-only events with special activities and programming. Find out which event is coming up next.

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Member Downloads

Download a digital or printable gift made exclusively for Aquarium members.

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Member Magazine

Read the latest issue of Pacific Currents (our magazine for members) and access the magazine archives.

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Contact Membership

Need more information? We’re here to help! Contact us by phone or email today.