Dive With The Fish

Dive with moray eels, rays, grouper and hundreds of their favorite friends!

Not a certified diver? We have a program for you, too! Read about how you can try scuba diving at the Downtown Aquarium!

Your $185 fee includes:

  • Scuba dive in the Under the Sea exhibit
  • One (1) Aquarium admission for yourself (that day). Simply pick up your wristband at the Member Services window, located inside the main entrance
  • Dive with the Fish T-Shirt
  • Coupon for the aquarium restaurant.  One coupon per table per visit
  • The use of an exposure suit, mask, fins, regulator, BCD and gauges
  • Dive guides from A-1 Scuba & Travel Aquatics Center who will assist you throughout your entire experience
  • Coupon for $100.00 off a SeaLife Underwater Camera Set
    Please note: This fee applies to regularly scheduled programs. We gladly schedule private dives for individuals and groups. There is an additional fee for this service. Please call us at 303-789-2450 for more information.

To participate in the Dive with the Fish you must:

  • Denver AquariumBe of sound body and mind and medically able to handle the inherent risks involved in SCUBA diving.
  • Have NO medical contraindications to SCUBA diving.
  • Hold and present a valid SCUBA Certification card from a recognized training agency.
  • Persons with disabilities will be accommodated by the best possible means. Some special needs SCUBA certifications require dive buddies to assist. For special needs questions, call (303) 789-2450.
  • Complete the Aquarium Scuba Diving Waiver (PDF) and provide it to your guide at the aquarium


Make sure to read our step by step guide (PDF) of what to expect and what to bring. We recommend printing this out so you have it for easy reference.

Please note:

  • Rescheduling less than 48 hours in advance are subject to transfer fees
  • Cancelling less than 48 hours before the starting date will result in a forfeit of your fee

Sign Up Now

You have two options from which to choose:

  1. Call A-1 Scuba & Travel Aquatics Center at 303-789-2450
  2. Sign Up Online

Note: This program is offered on Saturdays and Sundays starting at 11:30 am. Private sessions can also be arranged.

Click here for map and directions to the aquarium.