World Ocean Day

Celebrate World Oceans Day June 8!

Join us Sunday, June 8 as we celebrate World Oceans Day at Moody Gardens! Each year, we celebrate by spreading awareness about the important role the ocean plays in our planet. You too can celebrate by taking advantage of our Aquarium Pyramid/MG 3D Theater discount, participating in Selfie for the Sea or downloading our World Oceans Day Infographic. Read more below:

Why Should I Celebrate World Oceans Day?

The world’s ocean:

  • Generates most of the oxygen we breathe
  • Helps feed us
  • Regulates our climate
  • Cleans the water we drink
  • Offers a pharmacopoeia of potential medicines
  • Provides limitless inspiration!



Take this OCEAN PLEDGE and bring it to any of our ticket counters to receive a special discounted combo ticket* for the Aquarium Pyramid and MG 3D Theater.

Explore and learn about the ocean at the Aquarium Pyramid! With 1.5 million gallons of water and more than 10,000 marine animals, the Aquarium Pyramid showcases the complex beauty of the North Pacific, South Pacific, South Atlantic and Caribbean oceans. Then head to our MG 3D Theater where you can watch any of these ocean-themed films on the largest screen in Texas:


Show the world how you plan on helping the ocean by participating in Selfie for the Sea. All you have to do is take a photo of yourself doing something for the ocean, then tag your photos with #WorldOceansday and #MoodyGardens (or email them to us at and we'll feature some of the best photos on our website and social media sites. Here are some ideas of where you can take your selfies:

CLICK HERE to download our Ocean Conservation Notes where you'll learn ways that Moody Gardens participates in conservation in relation to:

  • Coral Reefs
  • Marine Debris
  • Overfishing
  • Endangered animals

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