Newport Aquarium

  • 1999
  • $40 M ($4.5 M expansion)
  • 100,000/121,200
  • 1 M/1.01 M
    • GBBN Architects
    • (original and 2005 expansion)

North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

  • 1976
  • $1.6 M ($16 M expansion)
  • 34,000/68,000
  • 5,000/400,000
    • Lyles, Bissett, Carlisle and Wolff Associates of North Carolina Inc.
    • Cambridge Seven Associates
    • (BMS Architects, 2000 expansion)

Seattle Aquarium

  • 1977
  • n/a ($20 M expansion)
  • 68,000/86,000
  • 753,000/873,000
    • Fred Bassetti & Co.
    • (Miller/Hull Partnership and Mithun Architects + Designers + Planners, 2007 expansion)

Tennessee Aquarium

  • 1992
  • $45 M ($30 M addition)
  • 130,000/190,000
  • 450,000/1.25 M
    • Cambridge Seven Associates
    • (Chermayeff, Sollogub & Poole, 2005 addition)

Texas State Aquarium

  • 1990
  • $31 M ($14 M expansion)
  • 43,000/73,800
  • 325000/725,000
    • Phelps, Bomberger, and Garza
    • (Corpus Christi Design Associates, 2003 addition)

Waikiki Aquarium

  • 1955
  • $400,000
  • 19,000
  • 152,000
    • Hart Wood and Edwin A. Weed
    • Ossipoff, Snyder, and Rowland

Audobon Aquarium of Americas

  • 1990
  • $42 M
  • 110,000
  • 1.19 M
    • The Bienville Group
    • The Mathes Group
    • Eskew Plus, Billes Manning
    • Hewitt Washington Associates
    • Concordia

Flint RiverQuarium

  • 2004
  • $30 M
  • 30,00
  • 175, 000
    • Antoine Predock Architect
    • Robbins Bell Kreher Inc.

Florida Aquarium

  • 1994
  • $84 M
  • 152,000
  • 1 M
    • Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum
    • Esherick, Homsey, Dodge, and Davis

Georgia Aquarium

  • 2005
  • $280 M (110M addition)
  • 500,000/584,000
  • 8 M/9.3M
    • Thompson, Ventulett, Stainback & Associates
    • (PGAV Destinations, 2010 expansion)

John G. Shedd Aquarium

  • 1930
  • $ 3.25 M ($45 M addition)
  • 225,000/395,000
  • 1.5 M/3 M
    • Graham, Anderson, Probst, and White
    • (Lohan Associates, 1991 addition)

Monterey Bay Aquarium

  • 1984
  • $55 M ($57 M addition)
  • 216,000/307,000
  • 900,000/1.9 M
    • Esherick Homsey Dodge and Davis
    • (original building and 1996 addition)

Mystic Aquarium

  • 1973
  • $1.74 M ($52 M expansion)
  • 76,000/137,000
  • 1.6 M/2.3 M
    • Flynn, Dalton and van Dijk
    • (Cesar Pelli & Associates, 1999 expansion)

National Aquarium in Baltimore

  • 1981
  • $21.3 M ($35 M 1990 addition, $66 M 2005 addition)
  • 209,000/324,000/389,400
  • 1 M/1.5 M/1.578 M
    • Cambridge Seven Associates
    • (Grieves & Associates, 1990 addition
    • Chermayeff, Sollogub and Poole, 2005 addition)

New England Aquarium

  • 1969
  • $8 M ($20.9 M 1998 addition, $19.3 M 2001 expansion)
  • 75,000/1 M
  • 1 M
    • Cambridge Seven Associates
    • (Schwartz/Silver Architects, 1998 addition
    • E. Verner Johnson and Associates, 2001 expansion)