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The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay

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US$ 28.00
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    What to Expect
    The Florida Aquarium is one of the top aquariums in the country, with over 20,000 aquatic creatures, including sharks, otters, alligators and many more. Walk along the Wetlands Trail past alligator-infested waters to the river streams where otters play and explore.

    Then stroll along the boardwalk and touch a variety of different species of stingrays and sharks at a touch pool called Stingray Beach. Look for white-spotted bamboo sharks, coral catsharks, southern rays and more. See penguins right up close. Check out Ocean Commotion, a colorful exhibit with unique jellies, colorful clownfish, a pacific octopus, and more. And don’t forget to check out the outdoor water fun zone for children called Splash Pad. Check out the one-of-a-kind view at the Coral Reef Gallery, one of the most beautiful and diverse ecosystems in the world.
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    Departure Point
    The Florida Aquarium, 701 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-5600
    Departure Time
    1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019Monday - Sunday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM

    1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020Monday - Sunday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    • Infants 0-2 are free
    • Entry/Admission - The Florida Aquarium
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Strollers and wheelchairs are available at the ticket counter
    • Infants 0-2 are free
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We enjoyed our visit to the aquarium. There are a few displays that are hands on that the kids would really enjoy. Our favorite part was the coral area.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank danletravel
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    No, I don't mean right this minute, but if you're close enough to visit this aquarium, then you should go there and learn more about where you are physically in the Tampa Bay Area. You are part of the ecosystem, whether you like it or...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank jodip8
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We enjoyed the day at the aquarium nice exibits and set-up. I loved the wetlands exhibit. I wish that it was bigger. Nice water play area for kids on a hot day. LOved the 4D shark movie..

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Happylynnstwogo
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Took our 17 and 14 year old teens here and they had a great time. They didn't remember our first visit so everything was brand new again. They passed on the hands on activities but really enjoyed seeing all the different wildlife available. Cant get...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Joe H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent day at the Aquarium. Saw on TV that they were offering a special to help take people's minds off Hurricane Dorian (that could have been ugly had he hit Florida). There was a special price and we decided to take advantage, having never been...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Charlie78666
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    7 September 2019|
    Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I'm not handicapped nor do I rent chairs or walkers. I believe that they have wheel chairs for rent, but go online to the aquarium and it's easy to find out, also they have phone numbers for questions.
    17 July 2019|
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    Response from ChuckInFlorida | Reviewed this property |
    Form their website: "The Aquarium will hold luggage for cruise passengers scheduled to leave for a cruise or returning from a cruise at no charge as they visit the Aquarium. "
    10 June 2019|
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    Response from running_awaygirl | Reviewed this property |
    It’s extra and you must buy the tickets for the dolphin cruise separately. I strongly suggest you buy your tickets for both online and give yourself an hour at a minimum for time to park and get inside to board the boat... More
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