Hours of Operation

CLICK HERE to download weekly attraction sheet


*Last ticket sold one hour prior to close. Hours, prices, show times and attraction availability are subject to change without notice.

Aquarium at Moody Gardens
Macaws in Rainforest at Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid

CLOSED Jan 9 - May 26, 2017
GRAND REVEAL: May 27, 2017
Memorial Day Weekend

View Aquarium renovation schedule.

*Last entry one hour before close.

Rainforest Pyramid

» 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close.

Dinos In Motion at Moody Gardens
Dinos In Motion at Moody Gardens

Discovery Museum

Dinosaurs in Motion

» 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close.

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure at Moody Gardens

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure

» 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*First show at 11:30 a.m. Continuous hourly shows will follow.

MG3D theater logo
4D theater logo

MG 3D Theater

» 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



4D Special FX Theater

» 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


*Shows run at the top of the hour*

Colonel Paddlewheel Boat at Moody Gardens

Colonel Paddlewheel Boat

Weekdays (Monday - Friday)

» 1 p.m.

Weekends (Saturday and Sunday)

» 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

April 14 - 15, 2017:
» 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m.

*Please note: Subject to change due to weather conditions. Please call 1-800-582-4673 to check schedule status.

Ropes course at Moody Gardens
Zip Line at Moody Gardens

Ropes Course & Zip Line

Open weekends only through May 28th, 2017. Open daily starting June 3rd, 2017.

» 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE for Ropes Course & Zip Line information 

Seasonal Attractions

Palm Beach at Moody Gardens
Palm Beach at Moody Gardens

Palm Beach

Summer 2017 Dates Coming Soon!

CLICK HERE for Palm Beach information.

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, A Caribbean Christmas

2017 Dates Coming Soon!

Moody Gardens takes the holidays to a whole new level of cool! A skilled team of master ice carvers has charted your course for the  ultimate Caribbean Christmas! Embark on a breathtaking undersea journey made of two million pounds of ice! More information here​!

Festival of Lights

2017 Dates Coming Soon!

As one of the largest holiday celebrations in the region, Festival of Lights has become a holiday tradition for families and groups alike. Enjoy more than one million lights within 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment. You can also skate around on the area’s only outdoor ice skating rink (bring your own skates or rentals available for $7), try out our Arctic Slide or take pictures with Santa. More information here!