Open 9 am - 6 pm
Shedd Admission tickets and Member Passes are SOLD OUT this day. We also experiencing a high call volume. We appreciate your patience as we work to answer guest calls.

Members benefits

All Shedd Aquarium members receive

  • complimentary priority entry on all visits
  • invitations to exclusive member events
  • subscription to the monthly e-news and other special communications
  • discounts in aquarium stores and restaurants
  • discounts on Penguin Encounters, Shark-Feeding Tours and other Extraordinary Experiences!
  • discounts on programs such as Shedd Yoga Flow or Kayak for Conservation


Email us or call our member hotline at 312-692-3284!

Membership FAQs

A family looking through the glass in the underwater viewing gallery of Polar Play Zone is visited by a curious dolphin.
Rescued sea otter Odiak at Alaska Sealife Center, being groomed by a member of Shedd's Animal Response team.