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Theater of the Sea

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Our mission is to provide a wonderful home for our animals while sharing them with visitors in ways that inspire awareness and sensitivity towards animals, the environment, and conservation issues. At Theater of the Sea watch up close and personal...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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84721 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 84.5, Islamorada, FL 33036-3410
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped in here as we were heading back from Key West, and were completely surprised at how great this place was! They offered some great tours throughout the day, which featured their different types of animals/wildlife (sea turtles, reptiles, sharks, parrots, dolphins, etc.). LOVED the...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Besides watching the Dolphin show and walking around looking at nurse sharks, turtles, parrot show which were all excellent, my son and I arranged for a sea lion painting which was unforgettably awesome. Don't get into a splashing contest with the sea lion because you...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Theatre of the Sea expecting to see a dolphin show and a sea lion show. With Theatre in the name, that is what we expected. But, the talks about conservation and reduce that went along with the shows really impressed us. I...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Let me start off by saying the encounters were awesome. We did the sting Ray's, sharks, and the sea lion. The sea lion is a must do. Very hands on for all of them and actually get to touch all the animals. If you wanted...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

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Reviewed 4 days ago

What an amazing and unique experience to be so up close and personal with these animals! And the size of the park also make this such an intimate setting to see them. The only suggestion would be to make the interaction programs more affordable... would...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We did the Dolphin swim and spent most of the day at the park, seeing all the shows. The Dolphin trainers were so kind and caring with my special needs son who is a strong swimmer. They went above and beyond the call of duty...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Theater of the Sea features dolphins, parrots, sea lions, reptiles, and fish. For general admission you can see the 5 shows, which last half an hour apiece sequentially, and then recycle...meaning you can arrive anytime and join the sequence in progress. I've attached a...More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my wife and 3 year old and it was great. Highly recommend. Clean facility, happy animals, friendly and knowledgeable staff.

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a first for me - actually swimming with a sealion. I was a little apprehensive at first but oh what a wonderful experience. The grounds are just gorgeous.

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most amazing experience swimming with the dolphins (Skipper and Toby) at Theater of the Sea! The reptilian tour and parrot show were also amazing. But our trainer Chloe was amazing (passionate, funny and really informative) and the whole dolphin experience exceeded expectations....More

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animalcare, Director of Sales at Theater of the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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TeeCeeI
June 15, 2018|
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Response from animalcare | Property representative |
Hi TeeCeel, All our animals live in Natural Lagoons but rest assured there no Alligators where the dolphins live. Most of the days you can clearly see the bottom of our lagoons. All our lagoons are boarded by mature mangrove... More
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lohnesrocks
December 23, 2017|
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You can use a GoPro during your swim program.
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joeysmomma
August 7, 2017|
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Hi Joeysmomma, thank you for your interest in Theater of the sea. At Theater of the Sea watch up close and personal DOLPHIN SHOWS, sea lion shows, parrot shows, and much more! A pioneer in animal interactive programs, at... More
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