COMBO TICKET FOR ADLER PLANETARIUM & SHEDD AQUARIUM
You can visit each attraction on a different day!
SHEDD AQUARIUM (Buy your tickets now and skip the long lines)
Shedd Aquarium (formally the John G. Shedd Aquarium) contains over 25,000 fish, and was for some time the largest indoor aquarium in the world with 5,000,000 US gallons of water. The Shedd Aquarium, which opened on May 30, 1930, was the first inland aquarium with a permanent saltwater fish collection. Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Shedd Aquarium brings you eye-to-eye with more than 32,500 aquatic animals. Explore the recreated environments of the Amazon River and Philippine coral reefs.
NEW - AMPHIBIANS!
Get ready for a toadally ribbiting experience! Shedd’s new special exhibit, Amphibians.
In Amphibians, you’ll meet 40 species of frogs, salamanders and rarely seen caecilians. Learn how amphibians’ lives are full of change, from their life cycles to their adaptations to live in nearly every environment on Earth. Find out how too much change can spell trouble for amphibians — and how you can help them cope with big changes in our world today!
EXHIBITS INCLUDED WITH OUR SHEDD PASS PLUS TICKETS:
You get access to All Permanent and Temporary Exhibits Including:
Waters of the World
Polar Play Zone
Stingray Touch (open late May to October)
Amphibians Special Exhibit
Oceanarium Live Aquatic Presentation (tickets are available via kiosk inside aquarium)
WHAT YOU GET WITH the 365 TICKETS SHEDD PASS PLUS:
Fast-pass entry to the aquarium - You won't need to wait in the general ticket purchase line at the front of the museum. Show your 365 Tickets Shedd Pass Plus ticket to one of the Shedd personnel in front of the aquarium and they will direct you through the Will/Call Prepaid doors to the Information Desk where you will receive your wristbands and tickets for the Oceanarium Live Aquatic Show before you head into the aquarium.
Access to all of the permanent and temporary exhibits - You will be able to explore all that the Shed Aquarium has to offer at your leisure. You will be able to choose a time to see the Live Aquatic Presentation in the Abott Oceanarium during your visit.
Please Note: Our Shedd Pass Plus Ticket DOES include the Oceanarium Live Aquatic Presentation and DOES include entry to the Stingray Touch Exhibit(open late May to October). It DOES NOT include the 4D Experience movies which can purchased as an add-on at the aquarium for $3.00 per person if you choose.
The Oceanarium Live Aquatic Presentation IS included however based on available seating and remaining show times at the time of guest arrival. (2017 Aquatic Presentation Schedule)
Stingray Touch (seasonal experience) IS not included. Open late May through October.
4D Experience IS NOT included however the 4D Experience tickets may be purchased at the theatre for $3.00 per -person
If you are interested in the Shedd Aquarium, you should also see what other attractions we offer in Chicago.
Adler Planetarium - Anytime All Access Pass
Explore the best the Adler has to offer–its premier show, Destination Solar System, playing in the Grainger Sky Theater.
The Anytime All Access Pass offers access to all exhibitions, which features Adler’s world class collections, as well as the Atwood Sphere Experience and your choice of unlimited shows including, Destination Solar System.