Groups & Field Trips

It’s easier than ever to book your group visit online! Groups of at least 15 people receive discounted admission to the aquarium.

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Reservations available through December 2017

Please note:
 Reservations are no longer being accepted for the following 2017 dates:
May 18, 19, 24, 25, 26
June 2

See the full calendar for early closings and special events!

Please contact us at with any questions.

Due to the higher volume of group reservations during spring break, seating for a reserved lunchroom is very limited and could possibly be not available during your visit (based on arrival date and the size of your group).

Online group booking is for

  • Field trips, tour operators, school groups, Scout groups and more!
  • Illinois schools that qualify for a complimentary visit
  • Groups of 15 to 115 people
  • Additional on-site learning programs for grades K-5 to compliment your school group visit, including Science Tech Treks
  • Reservations through December 2017

If you have more than 115 participants, please use this link to request your reservation. To book a field trip for grades 6-12 that includes an added Learning Lab, please use this form.

Group Pricing

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Email us or call: 312-692-3333