Skip to main content
Weddings

New York Aquarium

Brooklyn, NY View map
Up to 100 guests

About

Up to 100 guests

Situated by the sea in the famed Coney Island, you and your loved ones will greet sea lions, sip cocktails with sharks and celebrate while enjoying amazing ocean views. With a wide variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces for both ceremony and reception, the entire park becomes your underwater oasis.

The New York Aquarium is anything but ordinary, with multiple options for your cocktail hour which include: meandering above Glover’s Reef, an impressive 167,000-gallon exhibit, while enjoying beachfront views; sipping cocktails along-side the sea lions, otters and penguins; mingling atop our rooftop bar, or immersing your guests into an unforgettable underwater experience within Ocean Wonders: Sharks! Once inside of Ocean Wonders: Sharks! for the reception, guests will be able to enjoy some of the most beautiful coral while observing nature’s most colorful and awe-inspiring underwater life. Guests will also be able to get nose-to-nose with sand sharks while dining and dancing the night away.

New York Aquarium offers many services to provide a seamless and memorable wedding experience. This underwater experience works best for cocktail-style events, with a max capacity of 250-guests in this setting. The maximum capacity for a plated meal is 90, perfect for an intimate affair. Food and beverage experiences starting at $200 per person; plus site rental fees, starting at $5,000.

All event proceeds help support the Wildlife Conservation Society’s mission to help save wildlife and wild places around the globe.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

100

Describe your venue:

Beach
Waterfront
Zoo

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bar Services
Cake
Catering Services
Clean Up
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Preferred Vendors Only
Set Up

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Hors d'oeuvres
Plated
Stations

What transportation and access is available?

Parking

Map

NY AQUARIUM SURF AVENUE & WEST 8TH STREET Brooklyn, NY, 11224
7182653474
Location of (New York Aquarium)

New York Aquarium frequently asked questions

What are the most important characteristics of New York Aquarium in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by New York Aquarium for wedding events is known for:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
  • Zoo

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at New York Aquarium for wedding events?

New York Aquarium offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does New York Aquarium offer?

New York Aquarium offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does New York Aquarium offer for wedding events?

New York Aquarium offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Bar Services
  • Cake
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Preferred Vendors Only
  • Set Up

Other vendors in Greater New York City Metro for your wedding

Wedding Venues