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Address: 1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone Number: +1 843-916-0888
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Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Description: Billed as the world's largest underwater tunnel with gliding sidewalks.
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Excellent way to spend a few hours with the family

I brought the family to Ripley's Aquarium recently after having not been since the place opened many years ago. They've added some really fun exhibits and have kept the place in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Livermore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Let me start off by saying wow!! We loved our visit to the aquarium but I must admit the aquarium tunnel really topped it all off. We loved all of the viewing tanks, the hands on stations that allowed the kids to touch the animals (yes my teens, 17 & 15 love it) and the tunnel was AMAZING. We actually... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

I brought the family to Ripley's Aquarium recently after having not been since the place opened many years ago. They've added some really fun exhibits and have kept the place in excellent condition. We brought our one-year-old and she had an absolute blast. The staff was super friendly and helpful, and made sure we were enjoying ourselves and making the... More 

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Newton, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Liked: The variety of events! Disliked: Very crowded at first but the crowds cleared out by about 4pm.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Kids always want to visit an aquarium. Parents follow. Charging $23 per person for this is insane. Many museum all over the world are free for people to enter. It should be the same with Rip Off believe it or not. In the ticket price you pay ($23) is $4 for booklet. $4 for a booklet you do not use.... More 

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Troy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Live Mermaids, Jelly Fish, Sharks and a conveyor moving you along an underwater aquarium give you excellent views of sea life. The displays for the children are great. They can actually interact with the mermaids, take pictures and above all learn about aquatic life. Great learning experience. The location is not that large. It's a great way to experience an... More 

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new jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We were lucky to get free admission thru our timeshare credit. It's a decent aquarium but not in line with Baltimore or Monterry. great for families with young children. We have adult boys and they enjoyed it but we went thru in about an hour.

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Mechelen, Belgium
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We were very looking forward to go to the aquarium. We payed a lot of money to get in. 58 dollar for 2. After walking and looking around for about 45 min, we saw everything. The mermaid show was nothing. To many people.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the aquarium. They had several hands on experiences which is always a pluses. Everyone really liked the shark tunnel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I thought upon looking up the aquarium that there would be a LOT to do and look at. There were a number of great things there, however, for the price , I expected a wider variety.

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Midlothian, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

This was an amazing experience for my children. They loved it!!! We would definitely do it again. I would recommend this experience for children of six and older.

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Additional Information about Ripley's Aquarium

Address: 1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone Number: +1 843-916-0888
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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