Newport Aquarium

newport-aquarium-sharksAdmission to Newport Aquarium is $23.99 (13 and older) and $15.99 (2-12 years old).

  • Open: Daily from 10am to 6pm (see web site for extended hours)
  • Location: (Map It) One Aquarium Way, Newport, KY (Greater Cincinnati, Ohio)
  • Phone: 859-261-7444
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Newport Aquarium was voted the No. 1 aquarium in the country by 2012 Readers’ Choice Travel Awards from It showcased thousands of animals from around the world in a million gallons of water since 1999. Named a top U.S. aquarium by US City Traveler in 2014 and Travel Channel in 2013, Newport Aquarium is a Herschend Family Entertainment company and an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Newport Aquarium is open to the public 365 days a year and is located across the Ohio River from downtown Cincinnati at Newport on the Levee.