Feb. 9 to Sept. 2, 2024

Monsters of the Abyss

Discover Monsters of the Abyss, an all-new interactive exhibit where today's most famous and feared aquatic predators clash with their prehistoric ancestors! Come face-to-face with some of the "monsters" still roaming today's oceans, rivers, and lakes in new, extraordinary live habitats, and dare to get up close during daily expert-led Animal Talks. Feast your eyes on supersize sculptures, get hands-on during fossil exploration, marvel at the massive jaws of a Megalodon, and more! Immerse yourself in the epic world of Monsters of the Abyss, surfacing for a limited time at the Vancouver Aquarium. 

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Encounter NEW Epic Creatures

From slithering snakes to monolithic monitors, new creatures are lurking in the waters of Vancouver Aquarium. Learn about aquatic predators of past and present in new, extraordinary live habitats for a limited time.

Dare To Get Up Close During Live Shows

For a limited time, get up close with modern-day dinosaurs at Monsters of the Abyss! During daily interactive Animal Talks, our experts will bring out an aquatic predator that still roams the Earth in an intimate, educational setting. It's a one-of-a-kind opportunity for our most curious guests to get up close, ask questions, and learn first hand. 

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Explore Epic And Ancient Animal Fossils

Embark on an epic voyage through time at Monsters of the Abyss! Feast your eyes on supersize sculptures that tower and twist through Vancouver Aquarium, snap an epic photo in the massive jaws of a Megalodon, get hands-on during fossil exploration, and so much more. Plan your visit before Monsters of the Abyss plunges back into the deep. 

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Become a Vancouver Aquarium Member today to receive unlimited entry to the largest aquarium in Canada for one full year. That means unlimited visits to see Monsters of the Abyss!

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Limited Time Offers!

Discover these special offers to visit our all-new exhibit Monsters of the Abyss, opening February 9!

One Free Child Ticket With Regular General Admission
 

One Free Child Ticket With Regular General Admission

From Feb. 9 to 19, 2024, get a FREE child ticket when you purchase regular adult general admission. Nothing beats the winter blues like a BOGO! Purchase your tickets in advance to spend Family Day in our vibrant underwater world and be amongst the FIRST to explore our all-new exhibit, Monsters of the Abyss!

*Child ticket is for ages 3-12 years old. Tickets are only valid for use 2/9/2024 - 2/19/2024. No refunds will be given for tickets previously purchased.


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Members Bring A Friend FREE
 

Members Bring A Friend FREE

From Feb. 9 to 19, 2024, Vancouver Aquarium members are invited to bring a friend free! Beat the winter blues with a family getaway to our vibrant underwater world. Plus, enjoy exclusive members-only early morning access from Feb. 16 to 19 to beat the Family Day crowds and preview our all-new exhibit, Monsters of the Abyss! Make your reservation for Bring A Friend Free Days in advance today.

 

Members can bring a friend free from Feb 9. to 19 only. Early 9:00 a.m. access to the aquarium offered from Feb. 16 to 19 only.


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