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Key West Aquarium

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1 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-6634
+1 888-544-5927
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Meet the undersea residents of Key West at the island’s first attraction. With over a 100 species of fish, turtles, sharks and birds, the Aquarium features a Touch Tank where you can pick up amazing animals. The Atlantic Shores exhibit is a near the shore mangrove environment found in the Florida Keys. See stingrays, sharks, eels, lobster, tarpon, seahorses and colorful tropical fish. Feedings and tours take place at 11am, 1pm, 3pm and 4:30pm every day.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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1 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-6634
+1 888-544-5927
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent 4 days in Key West and our last day was a rain out so we headed to the aquarium; a great recommendation by our hosts at The Mermaid & The Alligator B&B. This historic and quaint aquarium had great exhibits, almost all native to...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed yesterday

We were looking for something fun and quick to do, close to the cruise ship port, and the aquarium fit the bill. We booked tickets online beforehand to save a couple of bucks. The aquarium isn't expansive, but had some interesting displays. And we took...More

Thank TheLostTexan
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed the aquarium- seemed a bit high for tickets, but we did enjoy our visit. Looked very in need of a little updating- some could be storm related tho, so I'd go again!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice display of tropical fish, sting rays, sharks and sea turtles. Educational exhibits and outdoor viewing and feeding of sea turtles.

Thank jskwarner
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was pouring rain today in Key West and we wanted to something fun so we decided to go to the aquarium. You can either do a self-guided tour or you can follow along at designated tour times. This is a great outing for small...More

Thank Sonny194869
Reviewed 5 days ago

There are 3 main center tanks with lots of smaller tanks against the wall. there is an outside area with many fish in an open tank. You can see many of the local fish & wildlife including a huge burmese python, which have been reproducing...More

Thank insider64
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go into the KW Aquarium with the right state of mind, I think you will enjoy it. This is NOT the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga. This is NOT the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta. This is an older, smaller aquarium that has its roots...More

Thank amieingeorgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love kw aquarium. My little one enjoys hands on tank with all the horse shoes crabs, sea cucumbers, star fish. Jesse was so awesome. He showed us video of crab trying on different shell and told us some much about queen Conch thank you so...More

Thank JohnBask
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This aquarium earns 5 stars from me because of the amazing staff. We are very familiar with the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, so we enjoy a visit with aquatic friends. While the Key West Aquarium was not as large as the Shedd, it has an...More

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must visit while here. Guided Aquarium tours, lots of marine mammals, touch tank, feeding sharks 4 times per day for great views of 17' sharks! Wonderful sea turtles as well.

Thank Swimmingelf
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16 September 2017|
Response from Jennifer G | Property representative |
Hello, I have not received any information on the Aquarium. All of our Key West Attractions are closed until further notice.
22 February 2017|
Response from Manlyelle | Reviewed this property |
We only visited the Key West Aquarium, which we really like.