Day Trips to the Georgia Aquarium

Whether you’ve traveled to Atlanta for business or pleasure, there’s always time for a stop at the wonderful Georgia Aquarium. From upcoming events to programs and exhibits, check out our guide to a fun-filled day at the aquarium.

Sea Otter Encounter
Go behind the scenes and interact with adorable sea otters during this exclusive tour of the sea otter facility. Visitors can help prepare a sea otter meal and even help out during a training session.

Dive with Gentle Giants
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to dive with whale sharks? Suit up and dive in the waters of the Ocean Voyager exhibit. 

Dolphin Coast Gallery
Featuring Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, visitors can observe these playful creatures from the Dolphin Coast Lobby and the Dolphin Theater. Make sure to stick around and check out the fascinating presentation filled with fun marine life facts. 

4D Theater Experience
Dive into the sea in this incredible 4D theatre experience, featuring interactive seats and unique special effects. Discover the wonders of the ocean from an animal’s point of view. 


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