The oldest aquarium in the country, the National Aquarium has an unlikely home in lower level of the Commerce Building. The dark concrete space seems to cater to the preferences of the fish with its cool atmosphere. The newly renovated Aquarium offers a 45-minute showcase of unique and engaging animals and a refreshing pause in your busy day! Come in and visit over 200 species including alligators, piranha, shark, eel and Japanese carp. General Admission $7; seniors and military, $6; ages 2-10, $3; younger than 2, free.
Attractions & Landmarks, Animal Life, Educational
- Nearest Train: Federal Triangle