Become an Aquarium member and enjoy a boatload of benefits

If you are a regular visitor to the Aquarium, sign up for our Solemates membership programme. With your Solemates card, you can access the Aquarium 365 days a year. Visit the fish as often as you wish!

We’re currently offering the ever-popular Solemates membership at a specially reduced rate! From 1 June-30 September 2014 the joining fees are reduced by up to 15%. The adult joining rate is therefore only R260 – a saving of R45. These rates will be available when joining at the Aquarium or online.

Buy Tickets


  • 10% off birthday parties
  • 10% off at the Aquarium shop
  • 10% off at Shoreline Café
  • 25% off venue hire
  • 25% off diving


  • Unlimited access! Visit the fish as often as you wish
  • No queues
  • Special rates for au pairs/nannies
  • Free seawater
  • Exclusive invitations to previews and events
  • Members-only events like sleepovers and yacht trips

Member events 2014

August events:

  • 13 August: Child-minder Appreciation Day at the Aquarium
  • 16 August: Happy Hoppers, join us for a morning of discovery at the Aquarium.

See all member events here

  Ticket Office Buy online Renew online
Adults R305 R260 R285 R260 R250
SA pensioners R225 R190 R210 R190 R190
SA students R225 R190 R210 R190 R190
Children (14–17 years) R225 R190 R210 R190 R190
Children (4–13 years) R140 R120 R130 R120 R115
Au pairs/nannies R210 R180 R195 R180 R175
Under 4 years Free Free Free