Being a South Carolina Aquarium member certainly has its perks! Below you’ll find a list of discounts you can enjoy at the Aquarium and at many other businesses and attractions in the Charleston area and beyond.

Discounts at the Aquarium

Members receive 10% off purchases in the Aquarium Gift Shop, Sea Turtle Snack Bar and on souvenir photos.

Members also receive special pricing on additional general admission ticket purchases. Save $3 on adult tickets and $2 on child tickets. Up to six tickets may be purchased for each visit; discount will apply at checkout once logged in. Members must accompany guests.

Please present your physical or digital membership card to receive these benefits. Need a replacement card? Email membership@scaquarium.org.

Discounts Beyond the Aquarium

Acorn Naturalists

Acorn Naturalists offers school supplies and science and nature activity kits. Receive 10% off of your first online purchase using promo code SCAquarium22. Whether you need a new dip net for the next seining program or a magnifying glass to view your most recent Trading Post treasure, this is the place to shop. Offer expires 12/31/22.

Charleston Fun Park

Located in Mount Pleasant, the Charleston Fun Park has 36 holes of mini-golf, activities like axe throwing, bumper cars and a virtual reality rollercoaster. They also offer unique birthday party experiences. Show your Aquarium membership card to receive 50% off of your next family miniature golf game (up to 4 people). Offer expires 12/31/22.

Firefly Distillery

Charleston’s oldest working distillery, Firefly Distillery, is the place for good times and great spirits. From their popular original Sweet Tea Vodka (the world’s first) to their maritime-influenced bourbon, Firefly has grown to include more than 25 vodkas, moonshines, rums and more. Present your Aquarium membership card for 10% off tastings at the Distillery located in Park Circle.

Fisher Recycling

Have you ever admired the counter at the Shallows Exhibit? Did you know that it’s not only beautiful, but also eco-friendly? Fisher Recycling completes the local recycling loop by processing and reusing glass. This product, called “GlassEco,” offers custom-made countertops, wet bars and more! Present your Aquarium membership card for 10% off home installation.

Georgia Aquarium

The Georgia Aquarium is located in Atlanta, Georgia, and it is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. South Carolina Aquarium members receive a $5 discount on general admission tickets. Tickets must be purchased online in advance hereTickets will automatically show your special price, and you will not see a discount when added to your cart.

Loggerhead Apparel

Loggerhead Apparel was founded by South Carolina natives Zac and Sara Painter to support the textile industry with locally sourced and manufactured apparel, as well as endangered sea turtles through education and conservation. South Carolina Aquarium Members receive 30% off all online purchases with code SCAQ30. Offer expires 12/31/22 and only valid online.

RedFin Charters

Named the “Best Fishing Charter” Charleston, SC has to offer by Charleston City Paper, RedFin Charters is dedicated to helping anglers of all skill levels. Let RedFin Charters show you an unforgettable day on the water! Aquarium members receive $50 off per booking. One time per household per year; must show membership card. Offer expires 12/31/22.

Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

The Riverbanks Zoo & Garden is located in Columbia, SC and is home to more than 2,000 animals and one of the nation’s most inspiring botanical gardens. Aquarium members receive 15% off general admission tickets to the zoo. Discount applies to the individuals covered by the membership only. Tickets available on-site at any ticket window by presenting a valid Aquarium membership card and photo ID.

Wonder Works

So much more than a toy store, Wonder Works aims to inspire the wonder and magic of play time. Visit their location in Mount Pleasant. They currently offer in-store and curbside pick-up, plus free gift wrapping. Present your membership card for 10% off all purchases. Offer expires 12/31/22.

Please present your physical or digital membership card to receive these benefits. Need a replacement card? Email membership@scaquarium.org

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