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This place is fun for all ages. We were a group of adults and found a lot to see and do. The Aquarium is set up to educate kids about wildlife but in a positive way without coming across preachy. The exhibits are both inside...More
Great aquarium to visit. Informative staff at nearly every rank and exhibit. Ready and willing to answer any and all questions from the young children of 6 and 9 to the questions from myself at nearly 40. Highly recommended!
Love salt water reef tanks even owned an 110 gal. tank. The Mote Laboratory is so much more than an aquarium...One building for fish and invertebrates and one for sea mammals and larger sea life...Huge sea turtles and manatees! The sea otters were cute and...More
We are frequent aquarium visitors in most cities we travel to and were happy to find the Mote. It's not tiny but not a big aquarium. Good for adults and children. Some exhibits outdoors (mostly covered) and split across 2 buildings that you have to...More
My family really enjoyed the Mote. It is a clean and cared for location full of amazing animals! We loved watching the otters! The sharks and fish were swimming all around the tanks! The kids loved touching the stingrays! Affordable place with lots to see.
This is a "Must See" for people of All Ages....Well worth the Admission and overall experience....Admission covers entrance into two huge buildings with open-air and inside numerous aquariums with amazing array of Sea Life Creatures. Additionally included is a Water and Land Bird Sanctuary with...More
We have been coming to Mote regularly for 14 years. Our youngest grandchildren now make this part of their Summer holiday with week long workshops educating them on life both above and under the sea. This was their third visit and they are excited to...More
Moat marine laboratory and aquarium is a great experience for young and old alike It is a hands on experience that shows off the marine life found on the south west Florida coast we have had season passes there and continue to take our grandchildren...More