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)
Fridays after 4pm on March 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th and April 5th
Sundays after 4pm on March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 31st and April 7th
Warm up your weekend at Encounter and enjoy Sip ‘n Sea – a complimentary glass of wine or non-alcoholic beverage after your adventure across the Pacific. Valid for every admission on the noted Fridays and Sundays after 4PM. No code required. Blackout dates may apply and hours subject to change.
Presented by Lillie’s Victorian Establishment
Sun-Thurs: 10am-9pm
Fri & Sat: 10am-10pm
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.