- Expires: 13/03/2018
- 2 months ago
COMBO TICKET FOR BIG BUS HOP-ON/HOP-OFF TOURS & SHEDD AQUARIUM (Buy your tickets now and skip the long lines)
You can use tickets on the same day or on different days, it is up to you!
This package includes full admission to the "Shedd Aquarium" (formally the John G. Shedd Aquarium) an indoor public aquarium containing over 25,000 fish and the first inland aquarium with a permanent saltwater fish collection and a 1 Day pass for Big Bus Chicago's 14 stop Hop On-Hop off Tour of Chicago's best landmarks. You can use them on the same dates or separately, it is up to you!
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 USA 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 USA 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 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
Big Bus Chicago
The Big Bus sightseeing tour of Chicago takes you on an extensive route, showcasing the best the city has to offer. The tour will take you through Grant Park, referred to as Chicago’s ‘front yard’ and Millennium Park, a symbol of the city’s reinvention of downtown into a 21st century metropolis.
You will travel over Michigan Avenue Bridge, connecting the South and North of the city over the Chicago River and continue on to join the famous Magnificent Mile, known as one of the great Avenues of the world.
1 Day (24 Hour) Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
(View the Big Bus Tours Chicago Stop Map)
Live English-speaking guides on all buses.
Our entertaining and experienced English-speaking guides offer an exciting and educational commentary throughout the duration of your tour.
Available in Spanish.
Educational and informative pre-recorded commentary is available in Spanish. Listen in via complimentary headphones distributed when you board the bus.
Explore Chicago at your own pace with our flexible hop-on, hop-off tours.
Our hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the freedom to plan your own itinerary and explore the best of Chicago’s landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as many times as you like within the validity period of your ticket and simply hop on again when you're ready.
See all the top Landmarks
Big Bus gives you the best view of all Chicago's famous sights.
Our Chicago routes have been carefully designed to show you The Windy City's best landmarks and attractions, including Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park, Willis Tower and John Hancock Tower.
1 Comprehensive Route
Offering you a full experience of Chicago's best sights.
There are 14 stops where you can hop-off the bus to visit attractions and explore places of interest. You can hop-on and hop-off the bus as many times as you like within the validity of your ticket and you may start and end your tour at any one of the Big Bus stops. (View the Big Bus Tours Chicago Stop Map)
Buses every 15-25 minutes.
Our Big Loop (Red Route) buses run by each stop every 15-25 minutes, with different 14 stops where you can hop on and off the bus. A complete circuit of our Big Red Route takes approximately 2 hours. The first bus departs Stop #1 at 9:00am and the last bus departs at 5.00pm. (View the Big Bus Tours Chicago Stop Map)
Enjoy a free cup of coffee from Corner Bakery and discounts at selected retailers.
Enjoy a free cup of hand-roasted coffee from Corner Bakery valid on day of ticket redemption. Also receive 10% off Giordano’s Pizza at 223 W. Jackson & Navy Pier locations, and 10% off chocolate purchases from Ghirardelli, 400 N. Michigan Ave.
Free onboard WiFi
Available on all buses.