Hours of Operation

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*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

» 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close.

Rainforest Pyramid

» 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close.


» 12:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*Last entry one hour before close.

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure at Moody Gardens

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure

» 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

MG3D theater logo
4D theater logo

MG 3D Theater

» 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

* Last film starts at 5:10 p.m.



4D Special FX Theater

» Noon - 5:00 p.m.


Colonel Paddlewheel Boat at Moody Gardens

Colonel Paddlewheel Boat

Monday - Friday » 2:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday » Noon, 2:00 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

Saturday and Sunday » Noon - 6:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE for Ropes Course & Zip Line information 

Seasonal Attractions

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures

Opens November 17, 2018

Moody Gardens takes the holidays to a whole new level of cool! A skilled team of master ice carvers has charted your course for your journey through the rainforests of the world to see monkeys, beautiful birds, incredible butterflies, colorful orchids and so many wonderful creatures. Your hosts on this journey are the spectacular leaf cutter ants carrying Christmas lights and other decorations to a magical place. A giant ice slide takes you from the tree tops through to the forest floor, ancient ruins and rivers edge to prepare for the most joyous time of the year. Also be sure to check out Shivers Ice Bar!

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Festival of Lights

Opens November 17, 2018

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.

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Palm Beach at Moody Gardens
Palm Beach at Moody Gardens

Palm Beach

Open Weekends Only Starting May 19

Open Daily June 2 - August 12

CLICK HERE for Palm Beach information.