Connect with animals, your peers and Shedd staff during our Teen Workshops. Learn about local and global conservation and explore careers at Shedd. Join us to discover new interests, engage in STEAM topics and investigate the aquatic world!
14 - 18 years old or currently enrolled in high school
Free, registration required
Use the "Sign Up" buttons below to register for a workshop
- Open the "Your Shedd Aquarium Order!" email and scroll down to find the link to sign the waiver and confirm your registration.
- You will be emailed additional details for the program after submitting your waiver and completing registration.
- Questions? Contact us at [email protected]
Teen Workshops: Topics and Timing
- Use the link in your confirmation email to sign your waiver and confirm your registration.
- Head to the Accessible Entrance and tell a Shedd staff member you are here for a Teen Workshop — please, do not wait in line!
- Find more information on getting to Shedd here.
- Questions? Contact us at [email protected].
In-person teen workshops include:
- Use of stairs; elevators are available
- Walking and standing for up to 1 hour
- Moving around the aquarium, which has varying light, noise and temperature levels
At Shedd Aquarium, we believe there should be no boundaries to your experience. If you have an accommodation request related to a disability, please contact us at [email protected] or call 312-939-2438. We look forward to assisting you.
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No, to ensure the best experience, we ask that only teens attend. Please note, we are unable to provide supervision for youth under the age of 14.
For other questions, email us at [email protected] or call us at 312-939-2438.
Email [email protected] or call 312-939-2438 to cancel your order.
Parking is available, but the costs are not covered by the program. Learn more about parking costs here.
Open the “Your Shedd Aquarium Order!” email and scroll down to find the link to sign the waiver and confirm your registration.
Past Teen Workshops
Teens currently enrolled in high school
Monthly - check back on this page for latest program information