Calendar

Hours

Summer hours (Memorial Day-Labor Day)
Weekdays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Weekends: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Special hours
July 26: Early close (4 p.m.)

Aquatic show schedule

Daily Events

Caribbean Reef dive

Daily: 10:30 a.m., noon, 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

Fundraising Events

Shedd Aquarium’s annual fundraising events include:

BLU 2014: Festa Brazil - July 26, 2014. Find out more about the event and buy tickets now!

Gala 2014: The Goldfish Ball - June 7, 2014. Learn more about the event here!

Aquatic Showtimes

Check out Aquatic Show schedule for daily showtimes!

Teen Learning Lab

Tuesday & Thursday
2−8 p.m.

Saturday
10 a.m−2 p.m.

Learn more 

Animal Chats

Sharks: 9:45 a.m. | 11:15 a.m. | 3:45 p.m. | Wild Reef

Belugas and sea lions: 11 a.m. | 1:30 p.m. | 3 p.m. | Abbott Oceanarium

Penguins:  9:45 a.m. | 12:45 p.m. | 4 p.m. | Polar Play Zone