COVID-19 Vaccinations

The New York Aquarium's parking lot will host a walk-in New York City COVID-19 vaccination site.

How do I get my vaccination at the New York Aquarium?

Wednesday, June 2nd through Wednesday, June 30th, vaccinations are available Monday – Friday, 10am - 5pm. No weekends or holidays.

You can walk-in or schedule an appointment by visiting NYC Vaccine Finder and selecting the New York Aquarium vaccination site or calling 877-VAX-4NYC (877-829-4692).

Which vaccine is being offered at this location?

This vaccination site is offering the Pfizer vaccine. Pfizer vaccine requires two vaccine doses. Appointments for the second dose will be made on site after the first dose is administered (after June 9, second dose appointments will only be scheduled for an alternate location).

Who can get a vaccination at the New York Aquarium?

This vaccination site is all New Yorkers ages 12+. Ages 12-17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

What do I need to bring with me?

Please refer to the NYC Vaccine Eligibility page to find out what type of ID you’ll need to bring with you. Additionally, please complete the NYS COVID-19 Vaccine form before you arrive.

Where will vaccinations be given?

The vaccination site is located in the New York Aquarium parking lot, accessible via Surf Avenue.

Directions to the New York Aquarium.

Do I have to pay for parking at the vaccination site?

Vehicles will be granted free parking in the Aquarium parking lot while the vaccine is administered. Any additional stay time after vaccines are administered will be subject to duration-based parking fees.

Why should I get my vaccine at the New York Aquarium?

All individuals receiving a vaccine at the New York Aquarium will be given a complimentary ticket for a future visit. Ticket dates are pre-determined by the New York Aquarium and cannot be exchanged for a different day.

Can I visit the aquarium after I get my vaccination?

Due to park capacity restrictions, the courtesy ticket issued upon vaccination will be for a future visit date.

I'm fully vaccinated - can I get a free ticket?

Thank you for helping to protect yourself and others by getting vaccinated. We appreciate the interest in visiting, but the courtesy ticket offer is only for people receiving the vaccine on site at the New York Aquarium location. We hope this offer will encourage more people to participate in this vital health initiative.

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