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Address: 700 Water Street, Denver, CO 80211
Phone Number: 303-561-4450
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: This new innovative aquarium offers self-guided tours through two separate...
This new innovative aquarium offers self-guided tours through two separate ecosystems, the Colorado River and the Indonesian River.
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I was visiting my brother, and we decided to go to the aquarium. It was really nice; reminds me of the Florida Aquarium here in Florida. It took maybe 30-40 minutes to see... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Lake Wales, Florida

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

The aquarium was such a super cool place to visit. We spent over 3 hours there. We could have stayed longer but we got a little tired. I couldn't believe how many different types of fish they had. There was so much to look at in all the displays. I think I will be going back.

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Berea, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

I've visited this aquarium a couple of times. The shows with the mermaids continue into the Landry's dining area. The exhibits are good and you can feed stingrays. The food at Landry's is very good as well. The tiger exhibit was unexpected. Fun Times!

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Lake Wales, Florida
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

I was visiting my brother, and we decided to go to the aquarium. It was really nice; reminds me of the Florida Aquarium here in Florida. It took maybe 30-40 minutes to see everything.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

we visited the aquarium with family. I was amazed at the different types of fish. It was super clean and very interesting. Wonderful presentation.

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Mankato, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We went to the aquarium around 7 pm. It closes at 9. Not everything was open. However the aquarium was fun! It is a neat experience. It is a nice clean place. The kids loved it. We ate dessert in the restaurant and bought a few souvenirs at the gift shop.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

The offerings related to fish and marine life is excellent and the tanks are kept clean and clear so that viewers can see and appreciate the various tank inhabitants. Signage is also good. What was a dissapointment was the carnival atmosphere of the place-all at extra charges for various things like face painting; carousel rides; etc. A lovely surprise was... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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110 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This is a fun & educational aquarium for all ages. We enjoyed all the exhibits with several we thought were exceptional. The coral tanks were beautiful, the flash flood demonstration in the desert was unexpected and the touch tank and feeding the sting rays were both great experiences for our 8 year old grandson. We did not eat lunch here... More 

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Parker, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

The Downtown Aquarium is great for a half-day trip in Denver. The Aquarium has a mix of rain forest and ocean animals to look at. There is a small tunnel you can walk through and watch sting rays swim over you. The shark attraction is pretty cool too. There are various petty exhibits like at the end where you can... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Stingrays were awesome! Went there with my parents and partner when we were looking for a fun way to destress after moving. We weren't paying attention and all of a sudden the stingrays were coming up at us from the other side of the glass! Spooky! Overall a fun place downtown to spend an afternoon.

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Butte
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Had a great afternoon at the aquarium. 10 & 16 year old kids loved it too. Feeding the manta rays was really fun. Had dinner there too. It was good, not great. Reasonably priced.

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