Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

Imagine a table for two in front of playful penguins or a full-service bar next to circling sharks with an exciting backdrop of exotic fish, mystical jellyfish and rare white alligators for corporate events, weddings, and parties of all kinds. The Aquarium’s appealing riverfront location is just a short walk from the convention center, historic French Quarter and major hotels. This venue offers exciting combinations for ceremonies and receptions in one location!

We have special summer rates for July and August 2020. Inquire below.

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Aquarium Phase I First Floor
This space includes the Lobby, Maya Exhibit, and Gulf of Mexico.
Capacity:
  • Seated dinner: 150
  • Reception: 250

Aquarium Phase I First and Second Floor
This space includes the Lobby, Maya Exhibit, Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi, Amazon, and Living in Water.
Capacity:
  • Seated dinner in one exhibit: 200
  • Seated dinner in multiple exhibits: 350
  • Reception: 1,200

Aquarium Phase II
This space includes the Pisces Room.
Capacity: 
  • Seated dinner: 200
  • Reception: 250

Aquarium Phase I and Phase II
This space includes the Lobby, Maya Exhibit, Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi, Amazon, Living in Water, and the Pisces Room.
Capacity: 
  • Seated dinner: 475
  • Reception: 1,800

Aquarium Plaza
Sq. Ft.: 37,750

Gulf Conference Room
Capacity: 20 (Banquet)

Floorplan

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas floorplan.