As the nonprofit partner to the St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station, the Aquarium Foundation engages individuals through access, conservation and education programs, building powerful communities for water stewardship.
These three Core Initiatives serve as the cornerstone of our education and community outreach programs.
See our upcoming events and find out where you can visit us in the upcoming months.
Help us provide free Aquarium visits to underserved children, and/or put your special touch on the new St. Louis Aquarium with your own commemorative fish.
The St. Louis Aquarium Foundation offers programming for kids to learn about aquatic animals, think critically about conservation issues, and participate in fun STEM-based activities and projects. Through the H20 Friends program, the Foundation provides free access to the St. Louis Aquarium and STEM based conservation and aquatic life education for youth from Title 1 schools as well as other underserved community partners.
Members of our Global Waters and Aquarium Friends Circle receive special recognition and benefits, including annual passes to the St. Louis Aquarium, discounts in the restaurants and gift shops, invitations to exclusive events, a Commemorative Fish and more!