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Rated #1 U.S. Aquarium by Readers’ Choice Travel Awards and #1 Aquarium in the Midwest by Zagat Survey. Home to thousands of aquatic animals in scores of exhibits, the Newport Aquarium will amaze you with all there is to see and do. You can touch a...more
Wife and I had time to kill so we went. It was a busy Sunday just before school was to start. We were able to see everything pretty well. The jellyfish wer3 beautiful. The underwater divers in.shark tank was a nice show. It could get...More
We took our 10 year old son and his cousin to the aquarium for his birthday. Both loved it. It’s very well done. Can get crowded but we found the line moved pretty smoothly. We bought discount tickets at Kroger prior to our visit.
Had a great time with our 6 and 3 year olds. Kinda crowded but it wasn’t unbearable as it moved along smoothly despite the crowd. Lots of places to sit (my husband had a sore ankle). Loved watching the sharks and penguins. Next time will...More
We were pleased to find that the parking garage for the aquarium is free between 11 and 2, plenty of time to see everything, and just a couple bucks if you aren't within those time constrictions. The photo opportunity before you go in is superb!...More
The aquarium is really fun! Parking is cheap ($3.00) and ticket for me was $24. My son and his family have annual passes. Well done for both kids and adults! Visit was about 2 hours. Kids loved Mighty Mike the alligator, the penguins, and the...More
We had heard rave reviews of the Newport Aquarium, but unfortunately our experience left us underwhelmed. The rooms were extremely crowded and staff did not help to keep things moving along. It was difficult for our children to get close enough to see any of...More
I didn’t realize that this border town between Kentucky and Ohio along the river existed (I mean, I knew there had to be a town, but ;-) Newport was a delight and the aquarium was a perfect fit there. We had a schedule to keep...More
This is a nice aquarium. If I lived nearby and had small children, I would buy an annual pass. It's not one if those aquariums I would travel a hundred miles to see. I have easy access to an aquarium like that. I'm glad I...More