See everything that Shedd has to offer, from beluga whales to rockhopper penguins! General admission includes all habitats, animal presentations and exhibits, including Underwater Beauty, our latest special exhibit, and seasonal Stingray Touch.
4-D Experience is a $4.95 upgrade (subject to availability).
Following state and city guidelines, beginning Monday, Feb. 28, 2022, Shedd Aquarium is lifting the mask and vaccination requirements for guests. Guests and staff may continue to wear masks in the aquarium for a variety of reasons, so please continue to be kind and considerate of others.
Other Admission Options
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Reserve your tickets online!
Online reservations are required for entry to Shedd Aquarium. If you are unable to purchase online, please call 312-939-2438. Members and guests will now choose an available entry time when purchasing tickets online.
Please note, areas of the aquarium may be closed for a portion or all of any given day without prior notice.
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