Free Admission Shedd Aquarium Sept 6-30
The Shedd is offering a fantastic discount deal just for Illinois residents, basically you get access to almost the whole aquarium for $3!
When: September 6 to 30, 2017
Where: John G. Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Drive, 312-939-2438
Illinois residents get free admission which includes all permanent exhibits, Amphibians special exhibit, aquatic presentation (subject to availability) and seasonal Stingray Touch. 4-D Experience admission is a $4.95 upgrade for all guests. You must present an IL ID at the box office.
Dolphins and Whales
The dolphin and whales, known as the Aquatic Presentation, is subject to availability. When you enter you’ll be asked what show you want to attend to so you may want to check the schedule and arrive early to get in. 2017 Aquatic Presentation schedule
This post describes what you get with General Admission only.
You are required to purchase in advance
Online Illinois Resident Free Day tickets must be reserved at least one day in advance. Illinois Resident Free Day tickets are expected to sell out. A $3 transaction fee applies to Illinois Free Day tickets reserved online. Last February the Shedd offered a similar deal but it was $9 plus general admission so this is a great deal. Reserve Illinois Resident Free Day tickets online