CHARLESTON, S.C. — Summer vacation is here, and there has never been a better time to become a South Carolina Aquarium member. During the month of June, those who enroll may enjoy a $10 off membership coupon. Visit scaquarium.org to obtain the coupon that will take $10 off any annual membership (offer valid until June 30, 2016).
Each Saturday this month, members’ children who visit the Aquarium will receive a special prize (while supplies last). Membership provides families unlimited access to the Aquarium, which means the opportunity to experience fun all year long, as well as exclusive event invitations and previews of new exhibits before they open to the public.
Membership benefits include:
- Unlimited admission for one full year from date of purchase
- Free admission to the 4-D Theater
- Discounted Sea Turtle Hospital Tour tickets
- 10 percent discount in the Aquarium Gift Shop
- 25 percent discount on souvenir photos
- Monthly e-updates featuring exclusive details on events and special discounts
- One full year subscription to tributaries, the South Carolina Aquarium’s membership magazine
- An official membership card and car decal
An unbelievable value, membership pays for itself in just two visits. Levels include:
- Family Plus: $209
- Family: $169
- Grandparent: $129
- Individual Plus: $109
- Dual: $109
- Individual: $79
The Aquarium has a lot to explore this summer, including a last chance to experience the Madagascar Journey exhibit before it closes in September. Members will be among the first to enjoy the BricksALIVE experience, which opens August 19, 2016. BricksALIVE will feature a collection of 12 life-sized animal sculptures throughout the Aquarium’s second floor. The amazing and complex figures will represent species that call South Carolina home.
Members also enjoy free admission to the unique cinematic experience that is our 4-D Theater. The 4-D Theater offers multiple showings per day and brings movies to life using sensory special effects, such as seat movement and wind gusts, that make viewers feel fully immersed in the movie. This summer the family friendly, educational, and exciting film “Sea Monsters 4-D: A Prehistoric Adventure” will be shown in the theater.
Visit scaquarium.org to obtain a coupon that will take $10 off an annual membership (offer valid until June 30, 2016), and embark on an educational journey with your family and experience the wildlife that makes South Carolina so special!
About the South Carolina Aquarium:
The South Carolina Aquarium features thousands of amazing aquatic animals from river otters and sharks to loggerhead turtles in more than 60 exhibits representing the rich biodiversity of South Carolina from the mountains to the sea. Dedicated to promoting education and conservation, the Aquarium also presents fabulous views of the Charleston Harbor and interactive exhibits and programs for visitors of all ages.
The South Carolina Aquarium is a 501©(3) not-for-profit organization and is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (last ticket sold at 4 p.m.) The Aquarium is closed Thanksgiving Day, half day Dec. 24 (open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) and Dec. 25. Admission prices are: Toddlers (2 and under) free; Youth (3-12) $17.95; Adults (13+) $24.95. The Aquarium plus the 4-D Theater experience is free for Toddlers, $22.95 for Children, $29.95 for Adults. The 4-D Theater experience only is $6.95 for Children and Adults and free for Members. For more information, call (843) 577-FISH (3474) or visit scaquarium.org.