Gulf World Marine Park Tickets

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Come to Gulf World Marine Park in Panama City Beach, Florida, and see shows featuring dolphins, sea lions tropical birds and reptiles. Explore fascinating exhibits showcasing penguins, flamingos, sharks, alligators, sea turtles, and much more. Stop by our sting ray petting pool to get up close to these fascinating creatures.

Activity Highlights
→ Enjoy live daily park shows with various marine life.
→ Encounter a live shark and turtle feeding experience!
→ Great for families with young children or infants.
→ Inside & Outside Tropical Gardens
→ Full access to Stingray Bay

Currently open only from 10:00AM to 3:00PM.

Booking Details:

Once the tickets are bought online for the desired day, you may present the e-voucher using your smart phone or print off and redeem at the main ticket counter. If you purchase a Swim, Experience, or Meet N Greet ticket at Gulf World, General Admission is included in that animal experience ticket and you do not need to purchase this General Admission Ticket. Spectators for the animal experiences must purchase a General Admission Ticket for entry. If you purchase a General Admission ticket in addition to a Swim, Experience, or Meet N Greet ticket, you will not receive a refund for the duplicate ticket purchase.

Departure Details
Gulf World Marine Park is open year round, rain or shine. During the summer months, Gulf World is open from 9:30am to 6:00pm. During spring, fall and winter, Gulf World is open 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. From November 27th to February 28th, Gulf World is open 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Please visit for daily schedule for shows

Gulf World Marine Institute (GWMI) is a 501c3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and release of sea turtles and marine mammals. GWMI is proud to be a part of the Southeast Marine Mammal Stranding Network and the Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network. Working under permits from National Marine Fisheries Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, and Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission, GWMI plays an important role in rescuing and rehabilitating injured marine mammals and sea turtles throughout the Florida Panhandle.

● General Park Admission

● Food & Beverage
● Swim with dolphins

● Small children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
● Tickets can be used within 14 days of the date selected upon purchasing (i.e. If you cannot attend the date you selected on the calendar, you may use the ticket another day up to the 14th day).

Additional Information
● Gulf World Marine Park is located at 15412 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32413.
● Guests may not bring coolers, food, or beverage items into the park.
● You are welcome to leave the park and return the same day with your hand stamped or your receipt.
● If the weather causes the park to close during the duration of your vacation, the tickets can be exchanged for a refund by calling TripShock. No refunds once you have redeemed your ticket at the park.
● Children under 5 are FREE.

Cancellation Policy
E-tickets may be redeemed up to 14 days after the selected calendar purchase date. All bookings are final.
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  • Renee Garza Robles San Antonio, Texas, USA about 22 days ago


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  • Mike Blackstock Albany, Georgia, USA about 1 month ago


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  • Chris USA about 2 months ago


    Worth the money. Neat place to visit and the shows were great.

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  • Shannon Lee USA about 2 months ago

    Great for kids

    Kids had a blast. Shows were great. Staff member at the ticket booth was rude.

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  • Jennifer Rector USA about 2 months ago


    Cheapest I could find. It is off season so they cut out some shows. I still love it there. Glad I found these tickets because I would not have been happy paying full price.

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  • Veneva Johnson USA about 2 months ago

    Gulf World

    Great place to take the kids when you’ve had your feel of the sand and sun and need a break.

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  • Ashley Sharp USA about 2 months ago

    Wonderful experience!

    I bought the swim with a dolphin experience for my daughter. She really enjoyed it! My smaller children also enjoyed all the shows and exhibits. Definitely worth the money. The staff was very friendly. The trainers were very professional. We had lunch there and I was very suprised with those prices( a huge burger fries and drink for 8-10 bucks depending on how big you want the burger and kids meal was around $5). Overall I would recommend this activity for the entire family. The only thing I'd add is a video of the ride for purchase, as you cant

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  • Nichole USA about 2 months ago

    Great experience

    The transaction was simple. We not only saved $$, we were able to walk right in and skip the line. Would definitely use again.

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  • Stacy USA about 3 months ago

    Good experience

    Getting tickets was fast and surprisingly easy on tripshock. Very appreciative of the discounted tickets.

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  • Martin USA about 3 months ago

    Good service

    That at very easy app to use good service and void the line to buy my tickets on the window

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