Credit: Clearwater Marine Aquarium
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium, famous for its stories in DolphinTale 1 and 2, is a rehab, rescue, and release aquarium located in Clearwater, Florida. This aquarium strives to inspire the human spirit through its rehabilitation and release efforts and is a wonderful place to introduce your family to sea life animals and education
Get the chance to meet and greet with dolphins in the aquarium’s various animal experiences and photo opportunities. There are also countless presentations throughout the days that offer a variety of opportunities to learn about stingrays, sea turtles, otters, sharks, and more!
While visiting, make sure to meet the well-known resident dolphins, Winter, Hope, Nick, and Pj! Learn about the ocean from these four inspiring dolphins and hear about their story, their triumphs and how they positively impact their community.
Want to take your experience to the next level? Purchase tickets for behind the scenes and boat tours! Hop aboard for the Sea Life Safari, a 90-minute scenic eco-boat cruise around the aquarium’s local estuary. If you have a love for dolphins, hop in for the 90-minute dolphin adventure tour to be a part of their Wild Dolphin Research Program for the day.
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium is a wonderful place to learn about sea life while having a blast along the way. You can purchase tickets at an online discount for this history-making aquarium starting at $19.95 for children 3-12, $24.95 for adults 13-59, and $22.95 for seniors 60 and up (plus fees). The aquarium is open every day at 10 a.m. and closes at 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and at 8 p.m., Friday through Sunday.