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New York Aquarium

#49 of 223 things to do in Brooklyn Features Animals
602 Surf Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11224-3452
+1 718-265-3474
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Deceit to the Public, Close it

I just purchased 3 tickets, was advised that some stuff was closed, but EVERYTHING outside is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Still rebuilding

I wish that I could rate the aquarium higher. We love to visit zoos and aquariums when we travel so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
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  • Average27%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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602 Surf Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11224-3452
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just purchased 3 tickets, was advised that some stuff was closed, but EVERYTHING outside is closed, even the restaurant, with the exception of some fish tanks inside NOT larger enough to even hold the fish they contain. How can YOU people have the audacity...More

3  Thank Theresadavidjohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wish that I could rate the aquarium higher. We love to visit zoos and aquariums when we travel so we thought we'd visit the New York Aquarium when we went to Coney Island. Unfortunately, they are still rebuilding since Hurricane Sandy hit and there's...More

1  Thank blessedinlife
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a nice day at the aquarium in March, we liked the sea lion show especially. At the end we went to see the 4D film. Afterwards we wanted to go back again (we asked before if this is possible and the staff agreed)....More

1  Thank nielsbb
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Very bad Very small And expensive for no reason With the same money in florida you see big park Even the show they canseled it because was rain 10 dollar to go in And 15 dollar for parking

Thank Κυριακος Μ
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Cool spot to come w the kids! Not as extensive as it once was but still interesting. Love the sealion show every time!

1  Thank L_Z1987
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This was a nice aquarium, just very small. This is, likely, a better aquarium that is experiencing some set backs due to the recent storms in the east coast. At the time of our visit the attractions that were open were cool there just weren't...More

Thank Rehsinup19
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Though still recovering (as of February 2017) from Superstorm Sandy, the New York Aquarium unambiguously impresses. From the tropical fish of the Glover's Reef exhibit (greeting you right as you enter) to the delightful grace of the California Sea Otters, this is a wonderful place...More

Thank Mr_and_Mrs_Cuddles
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time regardless of the remodeling and construction of new exhibit. The Sea lion show was the highlight. Can't wait to see what's coming in the new construction,

Thank Travelsallaround69
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came into NYC for a visit and decided to check out the aquarium, took an hour to get to Coney Island only to find that there was only a small shark tank and 2 sea lions in the outside area and...More

Thank itzlasiwal G
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Hurricane Sandy devastated the aquarium and renovations and rebuilding are still in process. Currently there are only some tanks, penguins and sea lions to see. In the cooler weather, the walruses are sometimes "off exhibit". True, the admission price has been reduced to $11.95, and...More

Thank NYCBizTraveler24
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When was the Coney Island Aquarium built?
18 March 2017|
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when will the renovations be done?
16 March 2017|
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Response from Rafa_Cisneros | Reviewed this property |
By summer 2017
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How much does it cost for an adult and a child to go to your aquarium?
26 April 2016|
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Response from pandemonium93 | Reviewed this property |
Always best to go to the website to see if there have been any changes to the pricing. But also remember the parking fee.