It's Not Goodbye, Just a "Sea You Later"

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1: Aug. 17 - Nov. 14 CLICK HERE

SpongeBob SubPants Adventure!

 Now Open at the Discovery Pyramid! CLICK HERE

Upgrade to a Membership!

 Apply your ticket purchase toward a membership! CLICK HERE

Speed: Science in Motion

 Zoom through this thrilling exhibition at the Discovery Pyramid!

Moody Gardens is Open 365 Days a Year! Plan Your Visit Here: 

PROPERTY HOURS

Special Labor Day weekend hours: Open 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.*

August 23 - November 13: Open 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 P.M.*

*HOURS OF OPERATION VARY PER INDIVIDUAL ATTRACTION. PLEASE CHECK INDIVIDUAL ATTRACTION HOURS BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.

**LAST TICKET SALES & ENTRY 1 HOUR BEFORE CLOSE.

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CLICK HERE for UPCOMING EVENTS

Attraction Schedule Changes:

  • The Seal & Penguin Experience (not Penguin Encounters) will not be available starting May 23, 2015.
  • AUGUST 17, 2015 - NOVEMBER 13, 2015: Aquarium Pyramid Closed for renovations.

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

Ticket Information 

Day Passes

One day for $59.95  or two day for $79.95

Admission into Aquarium Pyramid, Rainforest Pyramid, MG 3D Theater, 4D Special FX Theater, Discovery Museum, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, SpongeBob SubPants Adventure, Dinos Alive (Seasonal), Palm Beach (seasonal), Festival of Lights (seasonal) and ICE LAND Ice Sculptures (seasonal) for one day (one entry) or two consecutive days (unlimited*). Receive 25% discount on Ropes Course and Zip Line admission with day passes.

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Individual Tickets 

Prices vary per attraction

Whether you're in a time crunch or are only interested in seeing certain attractions, with individual attraction tickets you can pick and choose which ones to visit.

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Memberships 

Prices vary per membership type

Enjoy unlimited admission into Moody Gardens attractions year-round plus a variety of member events and discounts.

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Gift Cards

Starting at $25  

Looking for a perfect gift for your friends, family and colleagues? The Moody Gardens Gift Card can be used in many different ways, so you can give them exactly what they want.

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 Animal Experiences

Public Penguin Encounter

$50.00 per person

The price does not include Aquarium Pyramid admission. Under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Free for children at the age of 3 and under. *Tickets must be purchased 20 minutes before encounter.

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PRIVATE PENGUIN ENCOUNTER

$350.00 for 4 people 

Each additional person is $50. Must schedule an appointment in advance at 409-683-4102. 

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PENGUIN AND SEAL EXPERIENCE

$250.00 per person

Must schedule an appointment in advance at 409-683-4102. All participants must be at least 16 years of age.

*PLEASE NOTE: The Seal & Penguin Experience will not be available starting May 23, 2015 due to lighting being to low for safety. We apologize for this inconvenience.

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Get Involved

GET INVOLVED AT MOODY GARDENS BY VOLUNTEERING OR SUPPORTING OUR CONSERVATION EFFORTS

GET INVOLVED AT MOODY GARDENS BY VOLUNTEERING OR SUPPORTING OUR CONSERVATION EFFORTS

Here's How to Get Involved:

  • Volunteering (Adults, Teens, Corporate)
  • Hope Therapy Programs & Events
  • Venturing
  • Internships
  • Conservation Efforts

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Special Discounts

GOOD GRADES PROGRAM

Who: All A/B pre-K through 12th grade honor students
What: Free admission to one Moody Gardens® attraction
When: Within 30 days of report card issuance date
Where: Bring actual report card to Moody Gardens ticket window

*Restrictions may apply. Not valid for group admission. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR TUESDAYS

Who: Anyone 65+ years old
What: $5 per attraction per senior citizen
When: Every Tuesday
Where: Moody Gardens ticket windows

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

Concessions & Dining

GARDEN RESTAURANT: Located in the Moody Gardens Visitor Center, it provides casual dining with a spectacular view of Offats Bayou. CLICK HERE to view menu.

AQUARIUM PYRAMID FOOD COURT: Located in the lower level of the Aquarium Pyramid. CLICK HERE to view menu.

RAINFOREST CONCESSIONS: Located in the Visitor Center across near the MG3D Theater. CLICK HERE to view menu.

PALM BEACH CONCESSIONS: Open during the summer season at Palm Beach. Enjoy a variety of food items and beverages. CLICK HERE to view menu

CAFE IN THE PARK: Located on the first floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel. It offers guests a casual dining experience and a fantastic menu. CLICK HERE to view menu

MOODY BREWS: Located in the main lobby of the Moody Gardens Hotel. It offers a full line of Starbucks beverages, grab-and-go menu items and free Wi-Fi. CLICK HERE for more information.

SHEARN’S SEAFOOD & PRIME STEAKS: Located on the 9th Floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel, Shearn's is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. CLICK HERE for more information.

Special Buffets & Dinners:

Join us throughout the year for special buffets, dinners and events. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-582-4673, ext. 4202

Upcoming Holiday Buffets:

  • No upcoming buffets



Moody Gardens Property Map

Property Map

Moody Gardens sits on 242 acres, complete with nine attractions (two seasonal), a hotel and a convention center. We offer a variety of parking options at no additional cost plus shuttle transportation throughout the complex.

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Handicap Accessibility

When you visit Moody Gardens, you will find the entire property is designed to accommodate people with disabilities. There are more than 70 accessible parking spaces and curb ramps. All buildings have ramps that lead to entrances, and all of the restroom facilities are handicap accessible. Moody Gardens has several vans with wheelchair lifts for on-property transportation.

WHEELCHAIRS

There is no charge to use Moody Gardens wheelchairs during your visit. They are available on a first-come, first-serve basis in the Aquarium Pyramid. Guest Services staff will ask that you leave your driver's license as a form of deposit. Your license will be returned to you when you return the wheelchair.

ATTRACTIONS

The fun and educational attractions at Moody Gardens are wheelchair accessible and welcome service animals. The Rainforest and Aquarium Pyramids offer unique visual and tactile experiences touching plants and animals. The theaters feature accessible seats with removable arms and areas for personal wheelchairs.

During the summer months, guests can enjoy the interactive Splashpad and zero grade man-made lagoons at Palm Beach with ramps leading into the water. For guests wishing to stay overnight, the four-diamond Moody Gardens Hotel is the place to be beautiful handicap accessible rooms.