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Be sure to include the Shedd Aquarium in your staycation plans for today and tomorrow. Throughout the year the Shedd Aquarium offers discount days. If you are a resident of the state of Illinois you can visit the Shedd Aquarium for free on these select discount days. All you have to do is show a valid Illinois ID. Your free ticket includes admission to the Caribbean Reef, Waters of the World and Amazon Rising. If you want to upgrade to the Shedd Total Experience Pass you can do so at a discounted rate. With this pass you get access to Amazon Rising, Wild Reef, Waters of the World, At Home on the Great Lakes, Polar Play Zone, The aquatic show, A 4-D movie experience, and Special exhibits (when available).
Free admission tickets are only available onsite. You cannot make your reservations online. So, if you want to visit on the discount days then you will want to either get there first thing in the morning or right before the last time of admission so that you can avoid the crowds as best as possible. Today, February 23rd and tomorrow February 24th are designated discount days at the Shedd Aquarium. Below is a current list of all of the discount days for 2015. Of course this may be subject to change so you may want to double check with the Shedd Aquarium (online or by phone) before you make your staycation plans.
February 16, 17, 23, 24
June 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16
September 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
November 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24
Now if you miss out on this discount days then don’t worry. There are still plenty of other ways that you can save money on your admission. If you want to visit then be sure to first check out the Shedd Aquarium coupons to make sure that you get the absolute most savings possible for your staycation.