St. Louis Aquarium set to open on Christmas

St. Louis Aquarium set to open on Christmas
The St. Louis Aquarium is opening on Christmas day. (Source: St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station)

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KFVS) - The wait is over!

Earlier this year, staff at the St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station promised an opening in late 2019.

Staff have made a jolly announcement about their official opening day!

The aquarium will open on Christmas, December 25, at noon.

HOLY MACKEREL, STL! 🐠🐠🐠 Your excitement is EEL-LY showing! We are experiencng VERY heavy volume of traffic on our website for annual passes and tickets. Please be patient! We are otterly amazed! 🐠🐠🐠

Posted by St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station on Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Tickets will be available for purchase at 9 a.m. on Dec. 4, online only.

Staff said ticketing will be timed. That means you’ll need to choose a date and time to go as you buy your tickets.

Combo passes will go on sale at a later date.

Learn more about ticket prices and planning your visit here.

Copyright 2019 KFVS. All rights reserved.