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Glen Echo Park Aquarium
7300 MacArthur Blvd
Glen Echo, MD 20812
By Appointment ONLY! Call or Text 571-334-8713 to schedule a visit. Under two years: FREE
Children 2 & up: $8.00
ONLY $100 – And good for a whole year from the date of purchase! Click here to fill out the online application!
Suspended…STORYTIME on $5 FRIDAY!
Every $5 Friday at 11:30 AM we present a special animal story about a courageous creature attempting to understand its purpose, and trying to make its way in the world. See EVENTS for a complete schedule and story titles!
Monthly Archives: January 2017
We are happy to announce that we are starting a club at the aquarium! Gills Club is a STEM-based education initiative dedicated to connecting girls with female scientists from around the world, sharing knowledge and inspiring shark and ocean conservation. … Continue reading
The Stripped Burr Fish, or Spiny Box Fish (Chilomycterus schoepfi), may look cute and cuddly, but its spines and beak-like mouth make it a tricky fish to catch. Although it is not commercially valuable, they often get caught accidentally, or … Continue reading