VIP Guided Tours

Due to COVID-19 regulations VIP tours are available beginning in April and are for families or same household members only

Do you know the names of our alligator snapping turtles? How about our baby shark pups favorite food? Learn some cool animal stories, fascinating facts and more during a two-hour guided VIP experience with one of our trained educators! It's the best way to enjoy your visit to Shreveport Aquarium.



  • Aquarium admission for all guests in party

  • Two hour detailed guided tour with an education host, customized to any age. 

  • Two animal feedings*: Watch or participate in stingray, moon jelly, sea star or our baby gator feedings. This is the best time to observe the natural behaviors of our amazing creatures!

  • One animal encounter*: ​Have you ever tickled a turtle? Our yellow-bellied sliders love guests and a good shell scratch is their favorite! Observe their adaptations up close in this animal meet and greet! Have you ever held a dinosaur? Meeting our horseshoe crabs is about as close as you can get in the 21st century. Are they more dinosaur, crab, or spider? Learn the answers in this animal meet and greet!

  • Behind the Scenes Tour: Explore our husbandry lab, salt mixing room, quarantine, life support and animal food prep areas and learn how we keep our animals happy and healthy!

  • Commemorative family photo

*Our trained staff will let you know when you arrive what animals are available for your feedings and encounter, which is dependent on their schedules.

PRICE: $200 for up to 5 people (age 3+), $35 for additional people up to 10 max.

Must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.


Aquarium members receive $30 discount of total package.


Monday - Saturday: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Sundays: Noon and 2 p.m.

Cancellation policy: In order to receive a refund you must cancel at least 24 hours in advance. Any cancellations within 24 hours of scheduled time are non-refundable.

   Beginning in April