About Adventure Aquarium
Located in Camden, New Jersey Waterfront, just two miles from Philadelphia, Adventure Aquarium is a truly one-of-a-kind special events venue. Guests at the Adventure Aquarium can mingle with some of the world’s most incredible aquatic creatures as they celebrate your wedding and enjoy the sunset above the Philadelphia skyline.
Adventure Aquarium welcomes between 100-300 guests, and assists with event planning and set up.
Currents Ballroom: This luxurious venue space offers a 550,000 gallon Shark Real exhibit with 30 sharks and hundreds of unique fish. With a dramatic entryway, contemporary design of etched wave walls and flowing ceiling panels coupled with a breathtaking view of the Philadelphia skyline, this versatile ballroom allows couples and their guests to immerse themselves in the oceanic experience.
Ocean Realm Gallery Theater: This tranquil 760,000 gallon exhibit features hundreds of sea turtles, sharks, stingrays, shark rays, and colorful fish. The Caribbean Currents area offers visitors the chance to see thousands of tropical fish, and the Rivers of the World features an indoor waterfall. And the undersea mobile in the Adventure Aquarium rotunda gives guests the perfect view of the striking Philadelphia sunset.
West Wind, Oceanic, Gulfstream Rooms: These smaller venues at Adventure Aquarium are perfect for more intimate wedding gatherings
Amenities and other offerings
Adventure Aquarium boasts an exclusive in-house catering team that creates customized menus with the highest standards of excellence. Catering menu options include contemporary cuisines, signature selections, tapas-style dining, seated dinners, and much more, including a choice of top quality drinks and a broad wine list. Cuisine styles include American, Asian, Italian, Mexican, Southwestern, Southern, and Japanese foods.
Catering at Adventure Aquarium also offer gluten free, nut free, pork free, organic, and vegetarian options for couples and guests with different dietary needs. Couples, however, have the option to select their own wedding cake caterer, florist, and entertainment.
Evening events are a total of five hours, additional time can be accommodated for additional charges. Vendors may access the site by 5:00 pm. Day events are four hours long and must end by 4:00 pm. Adventure Aquarium offers linens in a choice of over 50 colors, as well as chairs, flatware, glassware, china, tables, and votive candle centerpieces.
A bridal attendant is available to make sure the wedding itself goes off without a hitch. The venue also provides extensive audio-visual capabilities that add versatility and flexibility to your special day.
Aquarium Photography opportunities
With its hundred-thousand-gallon tanks full of magnificent ocean creatures, Adventure Aquarium is the perfect backdrop for creating exquisite, one-of-a-kind photographs that you and your family will treasure forever.
Here at Tami & Ryan photography, we are a husband-and-wife power photography team with experience photographing hundreds of weddings since 2008. We are deeply invested in each couple’s love story because we have been in your shoes ourselves. We are extremely familiar with Adventure Aquarium and excited to get to know you so that we can find the best way to capture the precious moments from your day and help you tell your love story through gorgeous, professional images.
If you’ve always longed to celebrate your wedding in front of family, friends, and fish, Adventure Aquarium has all you need to make your dream come true. You and your guests will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the world’s most mysterious and amazing undersea creatures as you celebrate your love and commitment to one another.
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