Great Lakes Aquarium is a choose your own adventure kind of place. Two levels feature live animal displays, hands-on interactive exhibits and stunning overlooks of the Duluth-Superior waterfront. Salt and freshwater themes bring the world of water to you! We encourage you to reach out and touch, play, relax, splash and enjoy your exploration.

Looking to dig in deeper?  Join us for the many animal feedings and interpretive programs that take place throughout the day. Our staff and volunteers are here for you! Ask them anything.

Prepare for your visit

Check out the interactive map or view the visitor guide to learn more about what you’ll find in each exhibit gallery.

View the calendar to see what’s happening each day.

Looking to customize your visit? Check out resources for:

  • Enhanced exploration
  • Homeschool field trips
  • Family activities
  • Something else?  From animal encounters to behind the scenes tours, we would love to make your visit special!  Contact us at info@glaquarium.org to share your ideas.