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Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab

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Little gem!

This is a great little aquarium on Main Street. Compact but well done. Moderately priced. Helpful... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Gerald G
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Flat Rock, North Carolina
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Educational and fun

This is a very interesting and educational fun attraction for the entire family.you can visit time... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Wendy G
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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The Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab has a new look! Our facility is home to 275 salt water fish and invertebrates, including our new 2,000 gallon shark study tank. We house 30 reptiles from several different species, both water and land based. Our...more
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511 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5075
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a great little aquarium on Main Street. Compact but well done. Moderately priced. Helpful guides.

1  Thank Gerald G
bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Dear Gerald, We thank you for your outstanding review! Do visit us again - like the sea we are in constant motion!

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a very interesting and educational fun attraction for the entire family.you can visit time and time again and always learn something new.

Thank Wendy G
bjitQ, Manager at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

So happy you enjoy the Aquarium and Shark Lab! We work hard to keep it fresh and interesting and new! Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you back soon!

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I took my niece and nephew ages 6 and 9 1/2. They LOVED it! They were glued to the tank during the shark feeding and thoroughly enjoyed the new chamelian Jackson lizard. The staff is very informative, the variety of sea animals, including a touch...More

Thank SouthernGardener
bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you! It makes us happy to know you had such a great experience at our Aquarium. We appreciate your review. Do visit us again soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Made my family leave because my 2 year old was crying. Very un professional and will not recommend anyone with young children go.

1  Thank scarborough28731
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Grew up near the Virginia Marine Science Museum and ive been to the world largest aquarium in Singapore. This aquarium was way more personal and just as cool. I literally made a trip advisor just for them. I had a great time be sure to...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This place was the best find on our day in Hendersonville. We went in planning on spending an hour or so and ended up having to go out and put more money in the parking lot. We took our granddaughter who is an inquisitive three...More

Thank Harold M
bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

So happy you had a great time! and we LOVE questions and live to engage our visitors - who quickly become our newest friends! Your granddaughter's curiosity is why we are here! Come back any time - and be sure to follow us on FaceBook!...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We took a little trip up to Hendersonville for the day. I took my 12 and 16 year old kids to this place, and they loved it! Keep in mind, we read about it online, so we knew it was a very small place and...More

Thank crystal g
bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Thank you for reviewing us! and sharing your great experience! We do love what we do, and appreciate your support and excitement. We hope to see you again - and remember to follow us on FaceBook as we just got a new baby shark in...More

Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We are locals to the area and enjoy this cute boutique aquarium! Today's visit was even more special because they debuted their new shark tank! It's so nice and clean inside, with knowledgeable interns wandering around, as well as info and pictures on the walls...More

Thank Kendall T
bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Hello, and thank you for your great review! We are so excited to share our new look and especially our new shark tank! it was such a fantastic day - thank you for supporting us and sharing our dream of having the oceans in the...More

Reviewed December 21, 2017

Took my ten year old granddaughter one rainy afternoon. We so enjoyed the friendly staff eager to answer questions and share information! Would recommend this for anyone interested in having a wonderful up close view of the fish!More

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bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

I just wanted to catch up and say thank you for your kind review! I do share comments with our student volunteers, they are who make Team ECCO such a great place! Hope to see you again now that the new 2,000 gallon shark study...More

Reviewed October 28, 2017

We went to visit another attraction that ended up being closed so this was an impulse visit...We're so glad we chose to go there, as it was AMAZING! Not rushed, you can spend as little or as much time there watching the interesting critters. The...More

Thank Heather K
bjitQ, Owner at Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

I wanted to reach out and say thank you for this wonderful review! The renovations are pretty much done, other than some final unpacking, but it is so cool inside! The new 2,000 gallon shark study tank is in, and we actually get in it...More

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shirleyelaine
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Response from bjitQ | Property representative |
we are located at 511 n Main street in Hendersonville, NC. We are open to the public Wed - Sat 1-5 pm with last admission at 4 30 pm. Prices for school groups are detailed on our web site and vary depending upon the... More
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shirleyelaine
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We are located at 511 n main at. In downtown Hendersonville Nc. Two doors left of mast general and across the street from kilwins ice cream and candy. We are open to the public Wednesday-Saturday 1-5 pm. Last... More
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