Discounts & Deals


Celebrate Our Birthday with $3 off after 3 PM

To celebrate our 27th birthday, you save $3 when you visit us after 3 PM in July! Close out your day with our exciting sights and experiences, including dolphins, otters, jellyfish, sharks, and our new Caribbean Journey exhibits. To redeem, print or pull up this coupon  and show it during your onsite purchase. More details here.


Free Ticket to Whataburger 4-Dimension Theater

There is no extra cost to see a show in the our new Whataburger 4-Dimension Theater, now screening BBC Earth’s “Shark.” With unique special effects like wind, water, and bubbles, this state-of-the-art attraction makes you feel as if you’re swimming right alongside the ocean’s most amazing marine life.  Click here for more information.


Free Parking

There is no additional cost for parking in both of our parking lots. To see the location of our parking lots, visit our map.

Membership: Save Big Year-Round

If you’re planning on visiting more than once, consider purchasing a membership – it pays for itself in just two visits! Along with 12 months of admission and free parking, a whole ocean of other memberships benefits await you, including discounts at our restaurants, gift shop and to special events. Join the Aquarium today!

 Stonyfield Farms Promotion

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums is partnering with Stonyfield Farms on a national promotion running March – December 2017. Consumers who purchase select Stonyfield Organic products will be able to redeem them for a pass to the Aquarium or another AZA institution.
  • Buy two YoKids multipacks – get one free kid’s pass
  • Buy one YoKids clubpack – get one free kid’s pass
  • Go to the Stonyfield website to redeem and print your free kid's pass
  • Bring your printed pass when you visit
  • Redeem from March 1 – September 30, 2017
  • Passes good until December 31, 2017
See more details here.

Military Discounts

As a thank you for their service to our nation, military personnel and veterans receive $2 off regular admission. To redeem your discount, please show identification verifying your service on-site, such as a valid military ID or a driver’s license identifying you as a veteran.

 Student Discounts

Students of a high school or university also receive $2 off admission. To redeem your student discount, please show a student ID on-site.

Reciprocal Admissions Program. Click here for more info.

Discount for AZA Members

The Texas State Aquarium is a member of the AZA Reciprocity program. Members of participating institutions will receive up to two admission tickets at the discounted rate up to 50% off regular admission. The discount is only available on-site and you must present a valid membership card and photo ID in order to receive the discount. Please call before visiting to confirm your discount. Click here for more information.

Discount for Navy Army Card Holders

Members of NavyArmy Community Credit Union are eligible for discounted tickets. Please contact with your NavyArmy representative for promotional codes in order to receive your discounted ticket rates.