Calendar

Hours

Winter (Labor Day-Memorial Day)
Weekdays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Weekends: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Summer (Memorial Day-Labor Day)
Every day: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Aquatic show schedule

Daily Dive

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. Look back at the 2014 celebration here.

Gala 2014: The Goldfish Ball - June 7, 2014. Get ready for the 2015 event and learn more about it here!

Aquatic Showtimes

Check out Aquatic Show schedule for daily showtimes!

Shedd's Holiday One World runs Fridays-Sundays Nov. 28 - Dec. 21; and daily Dec. 22 - Dec. 27 (excluding Dec. 25).

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