Central - Ripley's Aquarium

 Registration is closed for this event

** Registration opens Wednesday May 10, 2023 @12:00pm**

Region: This event is exclusive to families in Halton, Peel, Waterloo, Wellington, York & Simcoe.  Registrations outside this area will not be accepted.


Join us at Ripley’s Aquarium on their sensory friendly morning! Explore the wonderful aquatic life while learning more about how to protect and respect the waters of the world. There are about 20,000 aquatic animals to see and discover, get up close and personal with several of the touch exhibits.

These general admission tickets, and as such, there are no in and out privileges.  However, once you are in, you are able to stay for as long as you like. On average, it takes 2.5 hours to explore the entire aquarium, however this time will be dependent family to family.

As these are timed tickets, families are expected to arrive at the aquarium and check in with an Autism Ontario staff between 10AM – 10:30 AM. Autism Ontario staff will be on site to give you your tickets morning of. Please be on the lookout for an email on the Friday, highlighting more important information. Please check spam.  


Please note that the DVP and Gardiner will be closed for the majority of the day due to an unrelated event. Please check for alternate routes or use TTC 

For more information and tips on how to prepare for a good visit, please click HERE

For parking and directions, please click HERE

For more information on their sensory friendly morning, please click HERE.

Tickets are non refundable.
Limit of 6 per family.

Cost of tickets are $3 each. When selecting the free caregiver ticket, please make sure that the number of free caregiver tickets is equal to or less then the number of children and youth with autism.

When: Sunday June 4 at 10AM
Where: Ripley’s Aquarium 

Disclaimer for event registrations

Autism Ontario offers community events for autistic individuals and their families and caregivers in a supportive environment that enables them to enjoy experiences together. Autism Ontario employees and volunteers manage and moderate our events. Abusive language and behaviour directed at Autism Ontario staff and/or volunteers will not be tolerated. 

June 4th, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Ripley's Aquarium
288 Bremner Blvd
Toronto, ON M5V 3L9
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Phone: 1-800-472-7789 ext. 269
Phone: 416-246-9592 ext. 330
Event Fee(s)
# of Children with ASD (Ages 3-5 years) 3.000000000
# of Children with ASD (Ages 6-8 years) 3.000000000
# of Youth with ASD (Ages 9-13 years) 3.000000000
# of Adults with Autism (14-64 years) 3.000000000
# of infants (Ages 2 and Under) 0.000000000
# of Sibling child (Ages 3-5 years) 3.000000000
# of Siblings (Ages 6-8 years) 3.000000000
# of Siblings (Ages 9-13) 3.000000000
# of Adults other caregivers (Ages 14-64) 3.000000000