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Address: 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne, FL 33149
Phone Number: 305-361-5705
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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On a 38-acre tropical paradise with spectacular skyline views lies a South...

On a 38-acre tropical paradise with spectacular skyline views lies a South Florida attraction like no other. Welcome to Miami Seaquarium®, a place where dolphins walk on water and killer whales fly through the air. Where sea lions delight children of all ages and endangered sea turtles and manatees find a safe haven. Enjoy a world-class marine-life entertainment park with eight different marine animal shows and astonishing daily presentations. You've heard the mysterious legends and fascinating facts about dolphins, one of the world's most magnificent marine mammals. Now, you can have a hands-on experience with one of these amazing animals at Dolphin Harbor, the new home to our dolphin interaction programs at Miami Seaquarium.Miami Seaquarium® is a place of inspiration, education - and fun!

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$57*
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Dolphin Experience at the Miami Seaquarium
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General Admission to the Miami Seaquarium
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Underwater Helmet-Diving Experience at the Miami Seaquarium

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My wife and I visited Miami Seaquarium last week, in July 6th. It is a small place, but we had some fun, swimming with dolphins and diving in a tank with a lot of fishes and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
luisneijr
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Campo Grande, MS
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Campo Grande, MS
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited Miami Seaquarium last week, in July 6th. It is a small place, but we had some fun, swimming with dolphins and diving in a tank with a lot of fishes and stingrays. However, everything is too expensive, in my opinion. Besides the price paid in advance, we were not allowed to keep our waterproof camera,... More 

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Lyon, France
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 hours visiting the Seaquarium from 3 to 6:00PM during a hot summer afternoon in July. We were able to see three of the four shows, including Flipper, the Sea Lions, and the Killer Whale show. The shows were the highlights of the day. Shows run every hour for about 15 minutes per show. The shows are fun,... More 

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Thank Andrew G
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very big place lots of shows and tons of stuff for kids. The fish and aquarium part was actually pretty small but plenty of stuff to do. Parking is $10 which I didn't see anywhere on the website.

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Orlando, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thought I was in for a great day of fun but turned out to be a waste of time. First off there is no AC anywhere except in the bathrooms. The live shows are mainly educational facts about the animals. Very little of it is action packed. The park is small, cheesy and staff is unprofessional and sloppy looking. If... More 

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Thank digdutty
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There wasn't much to do. No AC and there are only three shows not worth the price. The aquariums you could barely see anything with like 3 glass windows. There where barely any aquariums too. Just empty tanks with 3 dolphins. Half the time the animals weren't visible and to actually have fun you need to fork up a lot... More 

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Thank mrbuckbai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I grew up in Miami and hadn't been to the Seaquarium in 30+ years. It has grown into a truly wonderful attraction. I had always wanted to swim with dolphins and got to do it here. It was an unforgettable experience. The staff was wonderful and professional, and you can tell that the dolphins are treated wonderfully. I highly recommend... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

place is old and runned down, not enough things to do and unfriendly staff that can't even smile. no fans near attractions not enough places to sit or even shaded places. they added about 5 large inflatable slides with sprinkling water for kiddies to slide and get wet then walk on hot pavement. General attitude was unfriendly and only friendly... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited the aquarium for father's day. We had a good time and enjoyed our trip. The property is located on a very prime ocean front land... The property is small, the displays are modest, but the animals seems to be healthy. The sea lion show is very entertaining. The top dolphin show is very refreshing if you stand... More 

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Thank Vandechu
Tampa, Florida
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for the afternoon and left after 2 hours. Partly because it was quite hot and nothing at this park other than gift shops seemed to be air conditioned, but mostly because it was just not a great aquarium. If you have already been to Sea World, it was not impressive. Our middle school age daughter is extremely into anything... More 

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Enfield, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A super place to visit for a few hours - maybe not a whole day though unless you have kiddies who want to make use of the extra facilities like inflated slides. The shows are entertaining and informative and everywhere was clean and tidy. Cheery staff serving in the cafe, not so cheery till server at the outdoor BBQ cafe... More 

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