Buy your tickets online today!

Daily Dive Time
Pick your entry time & SAVE $8 with code: GEO8
Confirm your visit with a reserved entry ticket.
$8 OFF
* when you use code GEO8 at check-out.
Adult: $31.50 (reg. $39.50)
Senior/Military: $28.50 (reg. $36.50)
Child: $24.50 (reg. $32.50)
*Available for advance online purchases only. Offer subject to availability, and may be revised or revoked at any time.

Standard Rates:
$39.50 (Adult)
$32.50 (Child 3-12)
$36.50 (Seniors & U.S. Veterans)
Ocean Explorer Pass
Express entry!
For the Ultimate Ocean Explorer!
Enjoy VIP access — anytime you want, as often as you want** — during the calendar year of your purchase, with priority admission (even when we’re sold out!)
PLUS these offers:
Souvenir Poster
Complimentary drink at Sardi’s
Special offers on Encounter merchandise and more!
Learn More…

Priority Access:

  • Express Entry to Encounter
  • Visit Encounter anytime during the calendar year, as often as you like — pays for itself in two visits! — with no need to pick a specific date or time.
  • Enter Encounter even when it’s sold out!

PLUS Receive:

  • A complimentary glass of wine or non-alcoholic beverage at Sardi’s
  • An exclusive Encounter souvenir poster
  • 15% off at Encounter Retail Store
Per Ticket:
$59.50 (Adult)
$52.50 (Child 3-12)
$56.50 (Seniors & U.S. Veterans)
Family Fun Pack
Four-ticket package
Dive into adventure with your friends and family!
$99 for 4-ticket package
($24.75 per ticket)

Open daily at 10:00am

Sunday-Thursday until 9:00pm
Friday-Saturday until 10:00pm
(Last ticket sold one hour prior to closing)

Sales tax and any applicable online and phone fees will apply to all orders.
A portion of the proceeds from your ticket purchase supports the National Geographic Society’s nonprofit work in conservation, exploration, research, and education. National Geographic Society receives funds from National Geographic Partners LLC, funded in part by your purchase. To learn more, visit
**Ocean Explorer admission allows guests priority access to Encounter during all scheduled general public operating hours, as many times as they wish during the calendar year of their purchase. One guest must present a photo ID matching a name on one of the tickets for repeat entry to be granted. All Ocean Explorer Pass benefits are subject to availability, and may be revised or revoked at anytime.