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Shedd Aquarium Packages

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A staple of Chicago’s lakefront since 1930, more than 2 million guests visit Shedd Aquarium every year for unforgettable encounters with 32,000 animals from the world’s aquatic environments.

Dive in to an underwater encounter with Shedd Aquarium and Courtyard by Marriott Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile.  When you turn your museum day into an overnight getaway you can take extra time to explore Millennium and Maggie Daley Parks, dine in Copper Fox, and shop The Magnificent Mile.

The Shedd Aquarium Package Includes:

  • 2 Adult VIP Tickets to Shedd Aquarium (includes entry and VIP ticket access)
  • Full Breakfast for 2 Daily at Copper Fox
  • Free WiFi

Looking for a more VIP experience? Try our Shedd Dreams Do Come True Package featuring a VIP Trainer Experience and our package exclusive Whale of a Sundae!

Whale of a Sundae is served in a fishbowl and made with 30 scoops of vanilla bean gelato from Angelo’s, graham cracker crumbs, under the sea gummies, house-made vanilla bean whipped cream, rock candy, and 24k gold edible rock candy swizzle sticks.

The Shedd Dreams Do Come True Package Includes:

  • Exclusive Shedd Trainer Takeover Experience for 2. Experience Includes Express Entry into the Shedd Aquarium and Admission to All Exhibits for 2.
  • 6×8 photo to commemorate your experience
  • A Decadent Whale of a Sundae Dessert in Hotel’s Restaurant, Copper Fox
  • Overnight Accommodations in a Suite
  • Free WiFi


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