Ready to pop the big question in an unforgettable way?

Let us help you create a memory to treasure for a lifetime with a unique engagement package at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

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Underwater Magic–Dive Proposals

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas offers a magical dive proposal to make your special moment unforgettable. Bring your loved one to the impressive Great Maya Reef Tunnel and gaze upon the beautiful underwater world. Once you arrive, a diver will hold up a personalized "Will you marry me?" sign, giving you the perfect opportunity to propose. Professional photos of the proposal are included in your package.

Price:
$250.00
Admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is not included in the price.

Package Includes:
   • Professional photo session
   • Custom sign used in the proposal as a keepsake to commemorate your engagement

For more information or to book a proposal package, please call (504) 212-5148 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Private Behind-the-Scenes Package

Nervous about popping the question? Let one of our sea otters do it for you!

Our behind-the-scenes proposal includes a private program for your loved one and you!

This private experience is a one-of-a-kind proposal for an otterly amazing person. During this program made for just the two of you, one of our sea otters will share a special toy with your loved one that reads “Will you marry me?” Professional photos of the proposal are included in your package.

Price:
$450.00

Availability:
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
11:30 AM

Package Includes:
   • Private Sea Otter Experience for you and your loved one centered around your special moment
   • Professional photo session
   • Otter toy used in the proposal as a keepsake to commemorate your engagement
   • Admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for you and your loved one (two guests total) before or after your scheduled Sea Otter Experience time
   • Admission to a film at Entergy Giant Screen Theater for you and your loved one

For more information or to book a proposal package, please call (504) 212-5148 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Front-of-the-Sea-Otter-Habitat Package

If you would like friends and family to be there for your proposal, this is the package for you. After a regular behind-the-scene Sea Otter Experience for two, you and your loved one will head to the front of the sea otter habitat, where you will help our trainers continue the otters' training session. While your loved one holds up a target pole for the sea otter to follow, our trainers will bring out a custom "Will you marry me?" sign, making your special moment unforgettable. Professional photos of the proposal are included in your package.

Price:
$500.00

Availability:
Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays
11:30 AM

Package Includes:
   • Private Sea Otter Experience for you and your loved one
   • Professional photo session
   • Custom sign used in the proposal as a keepsake to commemorate your engagement
   • Admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for you and your loved one (two guests total) before or after your scheduled Sea Otter Experience time
   • Admission to a film at Entergy Giant Screen Theater for you and your loved one

For more information or to book a proposal package, please call (504) 212-5148 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Private Behind-the-Scenes Package

Have you found your mate for life?

Our behind-the-scenes proposal includes a private program for your loved one and you plus four additional guests of your choice.

Your chance to pop the question will fit neatly into the program presentation during a discussion about penguin mate selection. At that time—and on cue—a penguin will waddle into the room with a “Will you marry me?” bowtie sign, making your special moment unforgettable! You and your loved one will get a beautiful penguin painting to commemorate your engagement. Professional photos of the engagement are included in your package.

Price:
$750.00

Availability:
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
9:30 AM and 1:30 PM

Package Includes:
   • Private one-hour Backstage Penguin Pass experience for you, your loved one, and your four guests centered around your special moment
   • Professional photo session
   • Penguin painting keepsake to commemorate your engagement
   • Admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for you, your loved one, and your four guests (six total) before or after your scheduled Backstage Penguin Pass experience time
   • Admission to a film at Entergy Giant Screen Theater for you, your loved one, and your four guests (six total)

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Front-of-the-Penguin-Habitat Package

After your Backstage Penguin Pass experience concludes, you’ll head back to the front of the habitat, where your friends and family can be waiting for you. A penguin dressed for the occasion with a "Will you marry me?" bowtie sign will meet you and your loved one, making your special moment unforgettable! Professional photos of the proposal are included in your package.

Price:
$450.00

Availability:
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
9:30 AM (proposal to take place immediately after the Backstage Penguin Pass concludes at 11:00 AM)

Package Includes:
   • Backstage Penguin Pass experience for you and your loved one
(The proposal will take place at the front of the penguin exhibit once the Backstage Penguin Pass experience concludes; Aquarium admission for any additional friends or family members is not included in your package. Backstage Penguin Pass experiences are booked for up to six guests, so if you do not reserve all of the available slots in your Penguin Pass experience, additional guests from outside your party may join you.)
   • Professional photo session
   • Admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for you and your loved one (two total) before or after your scheduled Backstage Penguin Pass experience
   • Admission to a film at Entergy Giant Screen Theater for you and your loved one

For more information or to book a proposal package, please call (504) 212-5148 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..