Downtown Aquarium - Houston | Unique Venues
Downtown Aquarium – Houston

Downtown Aquarium – Houston

Event Types Welcomed

  • Adult Social Events
  • Corporate Social Events
  • Expo/Competitions
  • Family Reunions
  • Leisure Travel
  • Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
  • Wedding Ceremonies
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Youth Parties
  • Youth Retreat/Camps


Located on the third floor of the Downtown Aquarium, the Nautilus Ballroom will transport you to a world of elegance and refinement. It’s the perfect setting for Corporate Meetings, Retirement Parties, Weddings, Rehearsal Dinners, Bar Mitzvahs, Quinceañeras, Anniversaries, Birthdays and other special events.

  • Stunning 6,000-square-foot ballroom
  • Customizable menu accommodates International and Specialty Cuisines
  • Experienced Event Coordinators on staff can assist with décor, audio visual and entertainment needs
  • Ballroom seats 50 to 450 guests
  • Stand-up reception for up to 600 guests
  • Breathtaking views of the downtown skyline
  • Private wrap-around balcony
  • Award-winning culinary team
  • Beautiful cylindrical aquarium tank in foyer area
  • Room divides into two parts for general session and breakout session
  • Capacity for state-of-the-art audio and visual equipment
  • Special packages for amusement park activities and exhibit
  • Also ask about our picnic area or Dive Lounge for private functions

Meeting & Event Spaces

  • Max Capacity: 600 guests

Venue Location + Transportation


410 Bagby Street,
Houston, Texas 77002

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