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Georgia Aquarium | Parking, Hotels, Hours, Tickets, Food and Drinks

Georgia Aquarium


5 Things You Need To Know

Georgia Aquarium Parking

Parking at the Georgia Aquarium is convenient and accessible at the Georgia Aquarium parking deck, which is attached to the aquarium itself. Here are the details:

  • Location: The parking deck is attached to the aquarium, ensuring easy access for visitors.

  • Cost: Parking is available for $20.

  • Entrances: You can access the parking deck from both Luckie Street and Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, providing multiple entry points for your convenience.

Hotels Near Georgia Aquarium

If you're planning a visit to the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta and need nearby accommodations, here are our top rated hotels nearby:

  1. Embassy Suites by Hilton Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park: Enjoy spacious and comfortable suites within walking distance of Centennial Olympic Park and the aquarium.

  2. Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Downtown: This Hilton Garden Inn offers a convenient location and comfortable rooms, making it an excellent choice for visitors exploring downtown Atlanta.

  3. AC Hotel by Marriott Atlanta Downtown: Experience modern design and amenities at this Marriott hotel, ideal for travelers looking for a stylish stay.

  4. Hyatt House Atlanta/Downtown: Hyatt House provides extended stay accommodations with kitchenettes, perfect for those planning longer visits to Atlanta.

  5. Hotel Indigo Atlanta Downtown, an IHG Hotel: Explore a boutique hotel experience with unique design elements, making your stay memorable.

Georgia Aquarium Tickets

When planning your visit to the Georgia Aquarium, here are the ticket pricing options:

  • Same-Day Tickets: These tickets are priced at $47.99 per person, allowing you to visit the aquarium on the day of purchase.

  • Advance Tickets (Purchased at least 1 day ahead): If you purchase your tickets at least one day in advance, you can enjoy a discounted rate of $42.99 per person.

Tickets can be purchased here.


The Georgia Aquarium offers the following hours of operation for your visit:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Please note that the last entry into the aquarium is allowed half an hour before the closing time.

Food and Drinks

When you're at the Georgia Aquarium, you can refuel and satisfy your hunger at Café Aquaria and the Rotunda Bar with these options:

Café Aquaria:

  • Operating Hours: Open daily, starting 30 minutes after the aquarium opens.

  • Closing Time: Closes 1 hour before the aquarium closes.

  • Menu: Offers grab-and-go options, including sandwiches, hot dogs, pizza, and fried chicken, allowing you to quickly enjoy a meal during your visit.

Rotunda Bar:

  • Operating Hours: Open on Thursday through Saturday.

  • Thursday: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Friday: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Saturday: 11:30 AM - 7:00 PM

  • Closing Time: The Rotunda Bar closes 30 minutes before the aquarium's closing time on these specified days.

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