Get unlimited access to Cape Town's iconic Two Oceans Aquarium

  • With more than 8 000 animals representing over 200 Southern African species, the Two Oceans Aquarium is an icon for a reason. With an annual membership, you can visit the fish as often as you wish, and gain access to incredible benefits. 
  • If you want to be a regular visitor to the Aquarium, sign up for our membership programme. We host a number of exclusive member events throughout the year, and your membership also provides access to special discounts on events, and Aquarium experiences and purchases. Not to mention the four daily feeding shows, the three daily puppet shows, and the more-than-8 000 awesome ocean creatures...
  • We can't wait to sea you. 

Benefits and discounts

  • Unlimited access! Visit the fish as often as you wish
  • No queues
  • 10% off at the Aquarium shop
  • 10% off at selected food kiosks inside the Aquarium
  • 25% off Penguin Experiences
  • 25% off scuba diving
  • Special rates for au pairs/nannies
  • Free seawater for home aquarists
  • Exclusive invitations to previews and events
  • Members-only events like sleepovers and behind-the-scenes tours

Gift membership

An Aquarium membership -- o-fish-ally the best present there is to give! Our gift memberships include all the amazing benefits: unlimited visits to the Two Oceans Aquarium, no queues, exclusive events, and loads of discounts.

Click here to buy an annual pass as a gift.

Membership prices

  New Membership Renewal Upgrade your day ticket
Adults R430 R385 R245
Children 14 to 17 R335 R305 R195
Children 4 to 13 R215 R195 R125
Children under 4 Free Free Free
SA pensioners & students* R335 R305 R195
Au pairs R280 R255 R95

*Only valid with South African pensioners' or student card.

  • Memberships are non-transferable
  • Admission fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Online purchases are non-refundable.
  • Renewal rates are only applicable within 3 months of the membership expiry date.

Upcoming members' events

For the latest updates about members events and other special offers, be sure to check our monthly Members' Newsletter and join our members-only Facebook Group.

Turtally awesome sleepover

25 May 2019

Attend the exclusive, ever-fun and ever-popular Two Oceans Aquarium family sleepover! It's the chance you've been waiting for - a turtally awesome night sleeping with the fishes! And this sleepover will be all about turtles. Details here.

Members only evenings

3 July & 23 September 2019

There is something extremely special about the Two Oceans Aquarium after dark. We'll be keeping our doors open until 21h00 for Aquarium members – a special opportunity to enjoy private access once everyone else has gone home. Info here.


Breakfast with the Curator

27 July 2019

Fill two hungers at the same time - Breakfast with the Curator is back and here to fill that hole in your belly for good food and fill your curiosity with a members-only behind-the-scenes tour of the Two Oceans Aquarium led by Curator Maryke Musson herself. 

aSCAREium family sleepover

19 October 2019

Get ready for an evening of spooktacular fun for the whole family at the aSCAREium members-only sleepover. Tasty treats, ghoulish games and slime-making -a  frightfully fascinating evening for the whole family. Booooooo-k your spot here.


Festive Family Sleepover

15 December 2019

Spend the night camped in front of the I&J Ocean Exhibit for a family sleepover filled with special marine merriment, ringing out the year that was, and ringing in a joyous festive season with friends, family and fishies! Details here.