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HEART-STOPPING. PULSE-POUNDING. BREATHTAKING.
THE ULTIMATE UNDERSEA EXPERIENCE.

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TICKETING INFORMATION

Purchasing a ticket in advance online is highly encouraged and enables you to select your entry time slot. For example: Your 10:00 am ticket is valid for entry between 10:00 and 10:30am. If you did not purchase tickets in advance, you can purchase them on-site for the next available entry time slot.

This is a walk-through experience and lasts approximately 60-90 minutes. Read More

A portion of the proceeds from your ticket purchase supports the National Geographic Society’s nonprofit work in conservation, exploration, research, and education.*

HOURS OF OPERATION

Open daily at 10:00am
Sunday–Thursday until 10:30pm
Friday & Saturday until 12 midnight
(Last ticket sold one hour prior to closing)

GETTING HERE

National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey is located in Times Square at 226 West 44th Street between 7th Avenue and 8th Avenue, New York, NY 10036

BY SUBWAY
42nd Street Station – Times Square
1, 2, 3, 7, N, Q, R & S
42nd Street, Bryant Park Station
B, D, F & M
42nd Street, Port Authority Station
A, C or E

 

*National Geographic Society receives funds from National Geographic Partners LLC, funded in part by your purchase. To learn more, visit www.natgeo.com/info.

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