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Address: 249 Windward Passage, Clearwater, FL 33767
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+1 727-441-1790
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As a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, Clearwater Marine Aquarium's...

As a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, Clearwater Marine Aquarium's mission is to restore and preserve our marine environment. We accomplish our mission through leadership in education, research, and the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of marine life.

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Great to see a rescue facility

Very informative, learned more about sea life and the trainers interactions with the animals. Enjoyable day.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 15, 2015
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Gallipolis
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Oakford, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful time. Our tour guide, Heather was absolutely amazing. Shared so much history and the stories behind the aquarium and animals. Easy to see she loves it there. Now need to go home and rewatch the movies that she shared for insight!!

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Commack, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015

It was great to see Winter and Hope. It is miraculous that Winter is able to use the prosthesis, and is so well provided for. The volunteers and staff are very caring.

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

It was an awesome experience, our daughter loved seen Winter, Hope and Nicholas, these Re beautiful Dolphins! Loved the experience will definitely go back!

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Gallipolis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

Very informative, learned more about sea life and the trainers interactions with the animals. Enjoyable day.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

I booked the tickets online prior to travelling to the US which worked well, we spent the whole day at the Aquarium which was very informative and moving when we watched the films showing the adults and children that had been helped by Winters story. included in the ticket is a free boat ride to the story of the film... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

I went here before it was renovated and the movie came out this visit with my kids. We were so impressed from just walking in and the welcoming we received to walkin around everyone looked and acted like they loved their jobs and just all the amazing information they provided. I can't wait to go back!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

We did a package deal with sea safari boat ride, admittance to museum, and backstage VIP tour. The boat tour is educational but fun. The crew and scientists drag a net on the ocean floor for 15 minutes then bring the net up. The scientists do there work and then let everyone touch and/or see what was dragged up. We... More 

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Uckfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Went here to celebrate my birthday yesterday. Was in are from the moment I step though the door. Took part in the Winter assist trainer program. Got to clear and perp the tail. Also go to do a few hand training guesters with her. I was a bit worried from reading on here about rude staff and other issue. But... More 

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Egremont, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Came here to escape the rain for a couple of hours. Small place but it is very educational and I enjoyed it. This is not a seaworld where the animals do any tricks, it is a place that is trying its best to save injured animals and make some money to support its work. I'm personally happy for my money... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

From the films Dolphin Tale 1 & 2, you can come and see the famous Dolphins Winter and Hope as well as other rescued marine animals. You can then jump on a ferry trip across to the studio bits taken from the film. A fabulous aee inspiring and informative day out for families in particular.

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