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Newport Aquarium of Ohio
Newport Aquarium
1 Aquarium Way, Newport, KY , 41071 859-261-7444 Distance from hotel: 16.80 miles Visit Website Category: Activities
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Discover the Wonders of our Newport Aquarium Hotel Packages

Located at Newport on the Levee, the Newport Aquarium showcases thousands of animals and marine life from around the world in a million gallons of water and incredible exhibits and acrylic tunnels. Explore fascinating exhibits like the Amazon Tunnel, Stingray Hideaway, Coral Reef, and Shark Central. For an up-close look at the awe-inspiring giant sharks, take a walk through Shark Ray Bay. You will also be amazed by all of the fun stuff to do while at the Aquarium, including live shows, tours, animal feedings, and overnight experiences. And when hunger strikes, Sharky's Café has an extended menu with favorites like sandwiches, pizza, hot dogs, and beverages. Check out the Newport Aquarium Package at our Wingate by Wyndham Cincinnati / Blue Ash hotel.



Monday to Thursday: 10 AM- 6 PM 
Friday to Sunday: 9 AM - 6 PM


$24.99 adults, $16.99 children ages 2-12, free for children under 2


  • Animal Encounter
  • Overnight Adventures
  • Breakfast with Penguins or Sharks


  • Animal exhibits
  • Feed the animals
  • Live shows
  • Dining
  • Shopping
  • Touch tanks


Yes. For easy access to the Newport Aquarium, we recommend parking in the Newport on the Levee parking garage, which you can access directly from Taylor-Southgate Bridge, or, via Dave Cowens Drive from I-471. From the parking garage, Newport Aquarium is on Level PL. The garage is open 24/7 and the fee is $2 for weekdays and $3 on the weekends. There is no cashier on duty, you must pay by credit card only.
After you spend the day exploring the aquarium, enjoy dining at Sharky's Cafe, just beyond the Shark Tunnel. Whether you're hungry for something light or hearty, Sharky's serves regional comfort food and seasonal specialties like Angus beef burgers, chili, and fresh wraps. Perk up with a cup of coffee and a sweet treat, or sip on the selection of beverages. Sharky's also has a great kid's menu for the little ones. Annual Passholders receive a 15% discount to Sharky's Cafe.

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