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Skip the Line: Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto

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  • Gain direct entry into the Toronto aquarium with this Ripley's Aquarium of Canada skip-the-line admission ticket
  • Perfect for families—children under two get in free
  • Explore exhibits at your own pace without being rushed
  • Get a behind-the-scenes look at how the aquarium operates
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Skip the Line: Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto
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As one of Canada’s largest indoor aquariums, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto can get pretty crowded with visitors. Prebook this Ripley's Aquarium of Canada skip-the-line admission ticket, and guarantee your visit while bypassing long entrance lines. You’ll gain direct entry into the aquarium by simply scanning the mobile ticket on your phone. Explore a world of 16,000 aquatic animals, and see more than 100 fish species. Plus, wander exhibits and see live shows at your own pace.
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Visit: Ripley's Aquarium Of Canada, 288 Bremner Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3L9 Canada

Ripley's Aquarium is Canada's largest indoor aquarium - Immerse yourself in a world of 20,000 aquatic animals and discover your own underwater adventure in the heart of downtown Toronto. Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada features North America’s longest underwater viewing tunnel with more than 5.7 million litres of water and over 100 interactive opportunities. Get up close and personal with several touch exhibits and soak in a live dive show daily. This awe-inspiring attraction consists of nine carefully curated galleries showcasing a cross section of saltwater and freshwater environments from around the world – starting with species from Toronto’s backyard, the Great Lakes basin.
Ripley's Aquarium offers additional galleries to explore, including the following:
Canadian Waters Gallery: Have you ever wondered what lurks beneath the surface of the Great Lakes? Explore 17 habitats that spotlight the diversity of Canada's treasures.
Rainbow Reef: Be swept away to an inviting oasis, where an explosion of color mesmerizes with this vibrant collection of tropical fish.
Dangerous Lagoon: An exhilarating experience that begins in an underwater tunnel, weaving through the gallery to see many different species of sharks.
Discovery Centre: Pop into the underwater viewing bubbles to get a closer look at pufferfish and clownfish, and be sure to touch bamboo sharks and a 'living' fossil in the horseshoe crab touch pool. You can also grab a quick bite to eat at Ripley's Cafe here.
Ray Bay: Watch with wonder as graceful stingrays glide through the water. Experience a live dive show, which will give you a glimpse into their world.
Planet Jellies: With eight different tanks featuring jellies surrounding you on all side, this transfixing gallery delights with color-changing displays.
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If I didn't have impatient young kids, I could spend the whole day in this place just watching and reading. If you do have young kids like me (5 and 7), there's lots of interactive exhibits, including touch tanks for horseshoe crabs, small sharks, shrimp...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dan L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The aquarium is very well made. We did the CN Tower tour and later the aquarium. It took us about 2 hours. My 22 month old LO really enjoyed all the fish. It was worth the visit. Everything is well mapped out and directions are...More

Thank fatemaraj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful experience! Great for all ages! Plenty for children to do and explore as well as evening events for adults! A must see! Proud to have it here in Toronto!!!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mikeandnancy2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ripley’s Aquarium has some cool things to see. The jellyfish exhibit is rather fascinating and so it the shark exhibit. They have a slow moving floor that guides you through underneath the enclosures. In terms of price to get in, rather expensive for what the...More

Thank calebwtn
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very well run and informative facility. Many beautiful types of marine life both fresh and salt. Incredible natural habitats of Fresh Water life, cool to just "get lost" in the salt water area as fish, sharks and turtles swim around you. Nice interactive kids...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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March 5, 2019|
Response from AliciaR2499 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry but I noticed now that I accidentally wrote my comments under skip the line at Ripley's aquarium. I bought the city pass, it was a general admission, went on a Thursday and there were no lines. I suggest you go on... More
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