Shark Cam

Shark Cam

Halloween Thrills on Shark Cam!

Halloween treats are swimming your way! Join us here for two special events: an Underwater Pumpkin Carving on October 29 at 2pm EST and a pumpkin ice drop on October 31 at 2pm EST.

Blacktip Sharks are the centerpiece of the new Blacktip Reef Exhibit at the National Aquarium. These schooling sharks grow to about 6 feet and are commonly found in tropical and subtropical waters. Donate to fund exhibits like Blacktip Reef and support conservation efforts.

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Through its engaging exhibits, education programs, and conservation initiatives, National Aquarium’s mission is to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures.

Schedule

  • 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM ET are the best viewing hours.
  • 2:30 PM ET Shark Chats on Tuesdays and 3:00 PM ET on Thursdays.

Meet the Animals

Blacktip Reef Shark

Clown Triggerfish

Emperor Angelfish

Green Sea Turtle

Zebra Shark

Making of the Exhibit

Watch Blacktip Reef come to life!

Blacktip Sharks are the centerpiece of the new Blacktip Reef Exhibit at National Aquarium, Baltimore. Blacktip Sharks grow to about 6 feet and are commonly found in tropical and subtropical waters.

Best Viewing Hours: 8am - 10pm ET

2:30 PM ET Shark Chats on Tuesdays and 3:00 PM ET on Thursdays.