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Downtown Aquarium

Features Animals
410 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-1510
+1 866-418-3474
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US$ 49.95*
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Houston City Tour and Admission to Downtown Aquarium
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US$ 34.95*
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Houston's Aquarium features sea life from around the world.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average27%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
410 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-1510
+1 866-418-3474
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small downtown aquarium I decided to visit as a mini excursion over a working weekend in the area. Parking was cash only (Who accepts only cash anymore?) The entrance fee was fair however I was surprised they don't provide military discounts !!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here as a getaway from the Houston norm and it was a pretty pleasant experience. The place is clean, the aquarium area is well lit and orderly. The amount of different fish, frogs, lizards, snakes, and tigers were truly astonishing. We went on...More

Thank johnathan f
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of 4 went to dinner for my toddlers birthday. The service was fantastic but the food was horrible. We were asked if we wanted to partake in the Houston Restaurant week menu, so I thought it be good since the prices were very...More

Thank JT71383
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our children enjoyed the aquarium and the local amusement park. The food is good and it is priced right.

Thank 251michaely
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This places is an aquarium , not sure why it is called an aquarium but well this place is good for kids for a short visit in the uptown

Thank CristianS954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my wife and 18 months old baby We all had a great time and it was very enriching and fun There is a very nice restaurant inside, as well as a mini amusement park

Thank EladAvigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were waited on very quickly and the waiter was very helpful and pleasant. But the food could have been a little bit better. Our whole group agreed on that. A little more seasoning would have gone a long way. The drinks were very good...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip to Houston, we thought a city pass so they aquarium was included. Parking There is parking at the aquarium for eight dollars. We sucked it up and paid instead of wasting time looking any further. At first we were having fun looking...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the biggest wastes of time. It's part of the city pass and I'm glad about that. I would have been extremely disappointed to buy a full priced ticket here. The actual aquarium is pretty small and not very imaginative. Then they...More

Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a pretty good time here but my kids really liked it. We got the full experience by making sure we hit every spot of the place, including the stingray exhibit. My kids really liked being able to touch them. There is also a...More

Thank Sharonda B
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1 August 2017|
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Response from Michelle W | Reviewed this property |
You do not need a jacket. It is about 74 degrees inside
6 October 2016|
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Response from Dylan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but at least it is covered parking!
27 July 2016|
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Response from HTownTraveler71 | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall seeing anything.