Tampa, FL > Aquariums
02/22/2020 ~ 02/28/2020

The Florida Aquarium

Head on down to The Florida Aquarium located in downtown Tampa for an educational and exciting day with the whole gang. Discover Florida wildlife in the unique Wetlands Trail and experience what life is like in the mangrove forests! Try the touch pool to meet and feel cownose rays, bamboo sharks, sea stars, anemones and more. Finally, be sure to check out the 4-D Theater and the Splash Pad for the kiddies. The Florida Aquarium is a non-profit attraction devoted to entertaining, educating, and inspiring visitors to be advocates for marine life conservation. Learn while having fun at this Tampa Bay gem.

Activity Highlights
  • See sharks, rays, sea turtles, reef fish, and moray eels in a 500,000 gallon Coral Reef
  • Waves of Wonder is the newest gallery with Heart of the Sea, the second-largest exhibit
  • Splash Pad for kids in the rainforest area
  • General Admission includes access to the 4-D Theater

Duration: 3 Hours

What's Included
  • 4-D Theater
  • Splash Pad access
  • The Wetlands Trail
  • Journey to Madagascar
  • Bays & Beaches and No Bone Zone
  • Coral Cave and Reef
  • Waves of Wonder
What to bring
  • Camera
  • Swimsuits for the kids
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
Restrictions
  • The Florida Aquarium is a non-smoking, non-vaping facility.
Additional information
  • Allow 1.5 - 3.0 hours depending on participation in activities.
  • Certified service dogs ONLY are welcome.
  • Handicap friendly.
  • Weather permitting on outside activities.
  • The Florida Aquarium is open daily 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • Paid parking available.
  • While the children play, grown-ups are invited to relax at Fin’s Bar next door.
  • There is the possibility of getting wet if you participate in certain activities, so dress accordingly.
Cancellation policy

Non-refundable, but transferable if 24-hour notice is given. You MUST be able to print off the voucher for entry prior to arrival. Please have a valid ID with you to confirm your order if needed.

Location

701 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602, USA

The Florida Aquarium

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Verified Traveler Reviews

Easy

about 5 days ago
First time user of TripShock. I had printed the voucher, and redeeming it at the Florida Aquarium was super easy. I wouldn’t hesitate using this service again for my next day trip activity :)
Cedric C

Good experience

about 5 days ago
Tripshock made it really easy to purchase right through Google and saved money on ticket prices. I just had to print out the voucher and bring it with me, super simple!
Emerie P

Excellent

about 6 days ago
I really enjoyed my first time visiting the aquarium. My children really have alot of fun. I would visit again and spread the joy and the message to my friends. Love all the fishes.
Diana F

Lento acceso

about 11 days ago
Cuando llegamos a la entrada del acuario no nos dejaban entrar ya q no tenían sistema en sus computadoras y no tenían acceso para ver los boletos q habían sido comprados por mi por en internet
Loraine I