Engage Your Sense of Wonder
Named among the “Top 25 Best Aquariums in the U.S.” by TripAdvisor, Maui Ocean Center is home to one of the world’s largest collection of live Pacific corals and features over 60 exhibits teeming with sharks, turtles, stingrays, and thousands of tropical fish found in Hawaiian waters. Journey from the shallow reef to the open ocean and encounter marine life found nowhere else in the world. A mix of indoor-outdoor exhibits, tours, and interactive presentations allow you to conveniently encounter Hawaii’s marine life in a single day that would otherwise take a lifetime to discover.
A visit to Maui Ocean Center typically takes 1.5-2 hours to see the exhibits and enjoy the marine naturalist presentations. Enhance your experience at Hawaii’s top-rated Aquarium with any of the upgrade tours and saving passes below!
Meet Hawaii's Marine Life
Tour with a marine naturalist!
Gain exclusive access to the Aquarium lab and assist with a feeding at Turtle Lagoon and Nursery Bay.Learn More
Aquarium and Whale Watch Experience
Visit the Aquarium and head out to sea!
Explore Maui Ocean Center’s exhibits from The Living Reef to the Open Ocean and continue your adventure in the afternoon with a whale watch tour on Aloha Blue Charter’s Hokua, Hawaii’s #1 Eco-Friendly whale watch vessel.Learn More
Shark Dive Maui
Maui’s only shark dive activity!
Dive among the Aquarium’s sharks, rays, and tropical fish in the 750,000-gallon Open Ocean exhibit. This educational, immersive experience highlights the important role sharks, or mano, have in Hawaii culture and the marine ecosystem.Learn More
Sleep with the Sharks
An exciting after-hours Aquarium sleepover awaits you!
The Aquarium after dark is an exciting place to be – certain animals will come out of hiding while others seem to disappear from sight. Spend the night at the Aquarium and enjoy the unique opportunity to journey through Aquarium exhibits after dark.Learn More