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Scuba Santa & Holiday Fun!

Date & Time

December 8, 2018 @ 11:00 AM - December 9, 2018 @ 12:00 PM


National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, National Rivers Center

Join the Museum & Aquarium and Santa for a weekend of fun! 

Scuba Santa will dive in the Gulf of Mexico Aquarium from noon to 1 p.m. Dec. 8-9 before he heads back to the North Pole for final preparations. Guests may take their photo with Santa in front of the Gulf aquarium.

Just for the weekend, the Museum & Aquarium will be showing Kung Fu Panda Holiday in the theater! A special combination ticket allows entrance to both the Museum & Aquarium and the holiday film. Space is limited and there will be two showings each day at 1 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 8, will feature the Museum & Aquarium's shark friends in the MIssissippi River Center from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Get up close and personal with our newest animal ambassadors. 

What's Bugging Belva? is the Museum & Aquarium's current temporary exhibit and includes live bugs and creepy crawlies in addition to educating kids on all of the wonderful adaptations bugs have and roles they play. Kids and families alike can even play a larger version of the popular Cootie game! At 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, a special Creature Feature/Story Time will be held in the exhibit,.

The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both dates.

To purchase tickets:

Follow the link below, select your visit date (Dec. 8 or 9), and movie time (1 or 1:30 p.m.). 

Scuba Santa Combo Ticket

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