Private Events


Entertain your guests with over 250 species of aquatic life in our Amazon, Islands of Steel and Flower Gardens exhibits while enjoying food stations along the way. Engage your guests with an array of animal shows or interactive experiences like going behind the scenes to see above our 125,000 gallon shark exhibit. The possibilities are endless! We are here to make your vision of the perfect evening come to life!

sales-01By hosting your special event at the Texas State Aquarium, you are helping support our mission of “connecting people with nature and inspiring the conservation of the Gulf of Mexico” and fund our Wildlife Rehabilitation Program. Not only will you have an event that your guests will talk about for years to come, but you are helping to preserve the Gulf of Mexico and its inhabitants for generations to come.


We can accommodate:

  • Weddings
  • Special Event Receptions
  • Corporate Events
  • Convention Groups
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Reunions

Enhance your event:

  • Behind the Scenes Tour
  • Aquarium Highlight Tours
  • Animal Encounter
  • Wild Flight Show
  • Dive Show


Did you know? We can accommodate marriage proposals and bridal portraits!


Venue Options

Entire Aquarium: Up to 3,000 non-seated; up to 450 seated • Evenings only

Main Aquarium Building: Up to 3,000 non-seated; up to 300 seated • Evenings only

Dolphin Bay Underwater Room: 100 non-seated; 75 seated • Evenings only


For more information, call 361.881.2655 or click here send us your question.