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Aquarium at Rockport Harbor

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706 Navigation Cir, Rockport, TX 78382-2779
+1 361-727-0016
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The Aquarium Was Completely Destroyed by Hurricane Harvey

I am sad to report that the Aquarium was completely destroyed when Hurricane Harvey hit Rockport... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Braxmar
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Ft. Mohave, AZ
Love visiting the aquarium

This was my first trip to the Rockport Aquarium and I loved it. It is not big - but it has some... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
LissaLou2014
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Bellville, Texas
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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“local fish” (16 reviews)
“sea life” (16 reviews)
“free admission” (14 reviews)
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706 Navigation Cir, Rockport, TX 78382-2779
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I am sad to report that the Aquarium was completely destroyed when Hurricane Harvey hit Rockport with 130 mph winds on 8/25/17. All that is left of the building is its twisted steel structure. The exhibits are gone. It's going to be quite a while...More

Thank Braxmar
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was my first trip to the Rockport Aquarium and I loved it. It is not big - but it has some cool fish and displays. They rely on donations so make sure you donate - and give more than a couple of dollars! We...More

Thank LissaLou2014
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This place is great for kids! While not an extremely large place, there are some interesting things to see there. AND there is no charge to get in. They do ask for donations.

Thank larrylf2016
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Very short show. It is great for kids Simple and nice to see fish things Closer to my hotel There have more near by statues bird turtle all are good picture also near by Bay Area

Thank PannE3
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

If you are expecting a big aquarium visit this is not your place. BUT! It is free and very educational and fun for little ones which is why we love it.

Thank Nmckbn
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Visited it with my husband, son and nephew. We all enjoyed it. Nice people, great sea life to look at and learn about. Great place to take the family. Also has a little gift shop as well.

Thank mmischerlvn
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Quick visit, educational, clean, small but worth the stop. Donations are suggested, ran by volunteers.

Thank Traveler15812
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This is right by rockport beach and is only open a few hours on certain days. It's free (which is awesome). They do have a little gift shop. It is stuffy in there, or at least the day we went, but it's pretty small so...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The museum was a welcome activity for our preschool aged grandaughter. Free admission. Open air, pleasant, and breezy on a hot day. There were lots of fishtanks with all sorts of fish and crustaceans to look at. There was a video playing in a theater...More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My son and I visited on 7/3. We enjoyed seeing the displays of the local fish that you would find in the Gulf. The aquarium is very basic and no frills, but it is a donation based admission. Don't plan on a long visit, but...More

Thank Vandydog
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