Group Rates

Available to groups with 10 or more paying guests with an advance reservation.

$12 per adult
$7 per child

Parking Fee: $5/vehicle in Aquarium lot. Special event rates may apply during the summer season.

Bus Tours: Bus Driver/Escort free – This is a professional courtesy extended to bus drivers that are not officially part of the touring group.

Note: Accredited schools qualify for school rates. Please contact our education department to learn more at 218-740-2000 or

Who does this apply to?

  • Camps
  • Bus Tours
  • Conference attendees
  • Homeschool Groups
  • Families
  • Clubs
  • Youth groups (choirs, sports teams, clubs)
  • Girl Scouts
  • Boy Scouts

How do I make an advance reservation?

Please call our reservation department Monday-Friday at 218-740-2000 (reservation staff are not available on the weekends).

We will need to know the following information:

  • Name of your group (i.e. The Johnson Family)
  • Group leader’s first and last name
  • Contact phone number
  • Contact email address (if you would like a confirmation email)
  • Date and time of your visit
  • Number of children under 3 (2 and under) in group
  • Number of children 3-17 in group
  • Number of adults in group

Reservations MUST be made in advance of your visit (24 hour notice is recommended).  Group rates apply to groups with 10 or more paying guests.