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Theater of the Sea

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Address: 84721 Overseas Highway, Mile Marker 84.5, Islamorada, FL
Phone Number: +1 305-664-2431
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9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Activities: Swimming with dolphins
Description: Our mission is to provide a wonderful home for our animals while sharing...
Our mission is to provide a wonderful home for our animals while sharing them with visitors in ways that inspire awareness and sensitivity towards animals, the environment, and conservation issues. At Theater of the Sea watch up close and personal DOLPHIN SHOWS, sea lion shows, parrot shows, and much more! A pioneer in animal interactive programs, at Theater of the Sea you can... SWIM WITH A DOLPHIN... SWIM WITH A SEA LION... Wade, Meet and Paint with a Dolphin... Meet and Paint with a Sea Lion... Swim with the Rays... Swim with the Sharks... And Meet the Sea Turtles! Our 30 minute dolphin swims include BOTH trained behaviors like dorsal tows, kisses, and hugs as well as swimming and snorkeling with dophins. We offer a variety of animal interaction programs for various ages and prices. Programs are available daily and include admission to our dolphin, sea lion, and parrot shows, guided marne life tour, lagoon-side beach, and bottomless boat ride. Theater of the Sea is family owned and operated since 1946 and one of the oldest marine mammal facilities in the world. The lagoons and lush, tropical gardens are home to Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, California sea lions, sea turtles, tropical and game fish, sharks, stingrays, alligators, marine invertebrates, and birds.
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loved the captain

we had a great trip and enjoyed all of the wonderful wildlife. the captain was a pro and made my young child feel safe.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

we had a great trip and enjoyed all of the wonderful wildlife. the captain was a pro and made my young child feel safe.

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Fruitland Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We swam with the Dolphins first and just loved it. The dolphins were incredible and the trainers were very nice. What made our visit the best ever was swimming with the sea lions. The trainer (so sorry I forgot her name but she loves her job and doing what she does. From Texas A&M) acted as if this was the... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Swimming w/the rays is awesome! All the shows are all very entertaining! We go every time we visit the keys!

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Laurel, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

My children did this together for the first time ever. The staff does an amazing job of personalizing the experience and are excellent with kids. Lots of professional pictures are taken during the session as well so you can take the memories home with you. This is something that my children and I will always treasure and remember.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Wonderful experience, the kids loved it. My daughter did the dolphin meet and it was perfect for a 7 year old. My son did the shark encounter and loved it as well. Staff was very friendly and knowledgable. Will definitely be back!

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This place is absolutely amazing!! Great for people of all ages! Very organized. Very clean, amazing staff! And of course all of the animals were great! Very well run! No complaints at all. Can't wait to go back again in the future!!

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Las Vegas. Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We loved every minute, especially swimming with the Dolphins. Don't book this experience anywhere else. Theater of the Sea offers a full day of fun in addition to their animal interactions.

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Atco, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We saw the parrot show which was very cool! Then we saw the dolphin show which I loved and then we actually swam with the Dolphins which was the best experience of my life!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I have been passing this place for years and never stopped. A couple months ago I went in and saw all the shows and absolutely loved it. I went again this weekend and did the swimming with the dolphins and loved it even more. It's a quaint place for family fun. Will go again and again and again.

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Greenacres
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a must for everyone. The only place in the world where you can interact with a dolphin and see these mammals up close. How wonderful they are.

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Additional Information about Theater of the Sea

Address: 84721 Overseas Highway, Mile Marker 84.5, Islamorada, FL
Phone Number: +1 305-664-2431
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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