We extend a special welcome to guests 65 and better during Senior Days at Shedd, Tuesdays and Wednesdays in September.
2017 dates: Sept. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
Arrive between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. to receive complimentary admission to the Shedd Aquarium. With a printed schedule of the day’s events, explore all of Shedd’s exhibits, including Waters of the World, Caribbean Reef, Amazon Rising, Wild Reef, the Abbott Oceanarium, the Amphibians special exhibit and Stingray Touch experience. Admission to the aquatic presentation, featuring marine mammals and more, is included, as available.
Senior guests arriving between 9 a.m. and Noon receive a $10 voucher good at all Shedd food outlets (while supplies last).
Seniors arriving on their own receive complimentary admission for themselves plus one accompanying adult partner. Group leaders arriving with a reserved senior group also receive complimentary admission.
Additional activities scheduled include garden tours, aquarium history/architecture tours and animal encounters in various exhibits.
Individuals may obtain their passes on site only. Groups of 15 or more seniors require advanced reservations, available by completing the Senior Days group request form here.