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We honor the bravery and sacrifice of United States military personnel by offering ways to purchase discounted admission tickets. As always, we thank you for your service.

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Free Aquarium Admission for Veterans Nov. 10–12, 2018

We're offering free admission over Veterans Day weekend for veterans, active-duty military, reservists and retirees with a valid military ID. Discounted tickets for family members can be purchased in advance at participating bases listed below.

Learn more

How to Purchase Discounted Tickets

At the Aquarium

  • For active duty and retired military personnel only (must show military ID)
  • Savings do not apply to dependents, family or friends accompanying military personnel
  • $7 off Aquarium admission ticket

At Your Base

  • For active duty and retired military personnel
  • Military personnel can purchase tickets on behalf of entire group (dependents, family or friends) from one of the participating military bases listed below
  • Savings on Aquarium admission tickets vary per base

Participating Military Bases

Active duty and retired military personnel can purchase tickets at a special rate (varies per base) from the following bases. Please contact the facilities directly for ticket prices or additional information.


Beale Air Force Base

Outdoor Adventure Center
17630 Doolittle Street
Beale AFB, CA 95903
Phone: (530) 634-4882

Defense Depot, San Joaquin

25600 Christman Road
NAF Recreation, Building 101
Tracy, CA 95376
Phone: (209) 839-4358

Naval Postgraduate School

Information, Tickets and Tours Office
1 University Circle, Building 220, Room 126A
Monterey, CA 93943
Phone: (831) 656-3223

The Presidio of Monterey

Outdoor Recreation Center
Building 228, Lewis Hall
Presidio of Monterey, CA 93944
Phone: (831) 242-6037

Travis Air Force Base

Outdoor Recreation
Information, Tickets and Tours Office
273 Ellis Drive, Building 863
Travis AFB, CA 94535
Phone: (707) 424-0969

U.S. Naval Air Station Lemoore

Building 920, The Village/
Hancock Circle
N.A.S. Lemoore, CA 93245
Phone: (559) 998-0837

U.S. Naval Base Ventura County

Bowling Center, Building 1167
Port Hueneme, CA 93043-5000
Phone: (805) 982-4284

U.S. Naval Base Ventura County

MWR Building 16
Point Mugu, CA 93042-5000
Phone: (805) 989-7628

Vandenberg Air Force Base

The Services Center, Building 10250
Vandenberg AFB, CA 93437
Phone: (805) 606-7976


U.S. Naval Air Station Fallon

MWR/ITT Office, Building 308
4755 Pasture Road
Fallon, NV 89496
Phone: (775) 426-2275

How to Offer this Program

To offer this program to your military personnel and learn about the program's additional benefits, please contact Corporate Sales.

E-mail: Corporate Sales
Phone: (831) 644-7537
Fax: (831) 855-2424