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Clearwater Marine Aquarium

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Clearwater Marine Aquarium General Admission
from US$ 22.89*
Clearwater Marine Aquarium General Admission
from US$ 22.89*
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As a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, Clearwater Marine Aquarium's mission is to restore and preserve our marine environment. We accomplish our mission through leadership in education, research, and the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of...more
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249 Windward Passage, Clearwater, FL 33767-2244
+1 727-441-1790
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Reviewed yesterday

Our boys (2 & 6) are dolphin tale crazy, we live in Indiana so we planned our vacation around visiting the CMA. All of the staff were super friendly and helpful, the pools and attractions were easily accessible, although with a stroller and it being...More

Thank dawnlou5
Reviewed yesterday

If this would be the only one aquarium in the world I would give it 3 stars. But there are places nearby that so much better. It's small and there is nothing to see.There "presentations" are waist of time. I think the only reason why...More

Thank Aleksandr C
Reviewed yesterday

The first time we visited was just before the Movie "Winter" came out in full force, went back the next year and the place was overwhelmed with visitors and they had set up well in preparation for the influx, just came back from our 3rd...More

Thank RCrnkovic
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With current construction occurring, we thought upon driving into the parking garage that things might be confusing, but all aquarium employees were very helpful throughout our entire visit. We definitely loved the teaching atmosphere of the aquarium, and were so glad that employees encouraged us...More

Thank Auburngirl3
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fernando was exhibiting the silicone sleeve used by Winter. Our family stretched it as far as we could. It was amazing!

Thank 13alan001
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is doing amazing things for marine animals! The staff is so dedicated, knowledgeable, and interactive! We loved the educational talks and getting to be so up close with the animals. I'm so glad a movie put this place on the map and allowed...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived at the aquarium the staff were friendly and helpful. We chose to visit the evening hours, which I would highly recommend after 4pm. Our daughters’ dreamed of one day seeing Winter and they were ecstatic. The best place to view...More

Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I visited in the evening during special pricing. For two adults, it was just enough time and priced right for us to see everything we needed to. If you have younger children, this would be a great place for them to visit...More

Thank breakfastguru4u
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was a little disappointed in the facility as I was expecting more for the price. Parking is $6.00 but we had a hard time finding a spot once in the garage(the only place to park). I had to justify that the cost went to...More

Thank Grapes21
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There’s not a whole lot to do at this aquarium which is great if you only want a half day activity. You can visit this location in less than two hours, pet stingrays, learn about ocean rescue, see a show with dolphin trainers, and see...More

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