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Your Membership Perks And Benefits

Membership to the Vancouver Aquarium, supports aquatic life by helping to fund vital conservation, research and education initiatives. You'll also receive numerous benefits, including unlimited admission, express entry and exclusive invitation to members' events.

Become A Member or Give Membership As A Gift

Beluga Show

Butterfly in the Amazon

Walk Past Lineups

Your membership allows you to fast track past admission line-ups. This means you can spend more time with your friends and family viewing beautiful marine life, exploring amazing new galleries and watching awe-inspiring shows. As a member you receive: 

  • Unlimited admission
  • Express entry with valid membership card
  • Free guest pass (one time use) with family & adult memberships

Members-Only Opportunities

As a member of the Aquarium, you will be invited to experience exclusive programming and members-only access to the Aquarium during member events and early opens. You will also recieve a subscription to monthly Waters e-newsletter. As a member you'll receive:

  • Exclusive invitation to members' events
  • Admission to members' only Super Saturday
  • Subscription to monthly Waters e-newsletter
  • Opportunity to register for members' only AquaClubs
  • Access to Adventure Backpacks
  • Early access to the Aquarium on non-peak weekends (Saturday & Sunday) at 9:30 a.m.
Dolphin Show
Blue Frog in the Leaves

Member Only Discounts*

  • 20 percent discount for guest general admission (two per visit)
  • 20 percent discount on AquaCamps**, Animal Encounters**, sleepovers** and birthday parties**
  • 20 percent discount at our cafés and gift shops
  • 20 percent discount on admission at TELUS World of Science, H.R. MacMillan Space Centre, Greater Vancouver Zoo, Vancouver Art Gallery, Royal BC Museum and B.C. Wildlife Park
  • Discount membership to Stanley Park Ecology Society

Making A Difference

Most importantly, your membership directly funds our ongoing conservation, research and education programs including The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, Ocean Wise and the Marine Mammal Rescue Center.

*Discounts do not apply to child memberships. 
**Participants of Aquarium programs must be part of a current membership at the time of registration. Both the person registering and person participating must be current Aquarium members to receive discounts.

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