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Address: 1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Phone Number: 850 243 9046
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9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Delight in watching dolphins leap and sea lions play during our spectacular...

Delight in watching dolphins leap and sea lions play during our spectacular shows! Or participate and interact directly with these and other remarkable marine animals including stingrays, sharks, and otters in our new interactive programming (additional fee applies). Enjoy educational exhibits and beautiful ocean views. Open daily at 9am.

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Decent aquarium

This aquarium is not on par with some of the large city aquariums but is very educational and has a shirt dolphin show. Our kids really enjoyed it. It took us just about 2 hours... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
micahlh
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Arlington, Texas
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Really good for kids. Very similar to most other places like this. Shows very somewhat educational but good fun.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This aquarium is not on par with some of the large city aquariums but is very educational and has a shirt dolphin show. Our kids really enjoyed it. It took us just about 2 hours to see everything.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We actually expected it to be a little bigger with more attractions for the price but we still had a good time. The sea lion and dolphin shows were both fun!

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Muenster, Texas
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took my 6 and 2 year old grandchildren and they LOVED IT! Watched a dolphin show, 6 year old held a parrot and saw numerous marine life. I didn't use a coupon, but later found one in a booklet of lots of coupons. Saw this booklet at Gilligan's Restaurant. The full price was a little pricey, but I was happy... More 

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1 Thank DonnaW799
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here while on vacation for a turtle experience. It was extremely hot and pretty much everything is rehearsed by the staff working, but the animals were entertaining and our experience with the turtles was awesome, we got to visit them, feed them, and tour behind the scenes. Guide was very knowledgeable but again rehearsed. Great place for children... More 

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Thank Tammy O
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Decided to visit one afternoon after being at the beach all morning. It's a nice little aquarium. We were able to catch a dolphin show which was cute. You can see everything in well under 2 hrs including the shows.

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1 Thank Mmmach
Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

For 21.95 we saw a live dolphin show and sea lions. It's a great spot when you have had enough sun! They have an affordable snack bar too!

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Hays, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the educational shows we saw and all of the marine animals we saw. Staff was knowledgeable and patient.

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1 Thank Sara M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place us great for children as well as adults. The staff is very friendly. The shows are outstanding. There are a lot of hands on activities for children

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1 Thank Diane K
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I debated visiting here because of the mixed reviews. Yes it is pretty small. They have sea lions, seals, penguins, sharks, stingrays, turtles, dolphins, and several small fish tanks with different fish and one large tank with a variety of fish. They have a small area where the kids can touch star fish and sea urchins and sea cucumbers. We... More 

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