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Ripley's Aquarium

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Address: 1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-7465
Phone Number: +1 843-916-0888
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Sat - Mon 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Glide on 330ft moving path beneath the Dangerous Reef! TOUCH sharks &...

Glide on 330ft moving path beneath the Dangerous Reef! TOUCH sharks & stingrays! EXPERIENCE a world of eels, colorful fish, mermaids & poisonous predators! NOW OPEN - Planet Jellies!

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Great place for kids!

Fun activity for families with young children. Love the tunnel with the conveyor belt! A little over priced, but worth it I guess.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Roanoke, Virginia
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Toronto
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've been to the Ripley Aquarium in Toronto, and I was extremely excited to visit this one in Myrtle Beach. I figured an aquarium by the ocean would be amazing. Unfortunately, this aquarium was a disappointment and not worth the price. The attractions were small, and not much variety. The octopus was in a tiny aquarium, which was almost cruel,... More 

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Port Washington, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I loved this place. You walk through a tunnel where various large sharks (great whites, hammer heads etc) swim around and above you. You get to touch jelly fish, sting rays and little sharks. You receive information about various fish and that they lay eggs and die or they have no bones just muscle. It was very fun and I... More 

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Thank dawn L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Opens daily at 9:00 am. Very educational for all ages. My 12 year old son loved the shark exhibit. Has a food court and as you exit a huge gift shop.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fun activity for families with young children. Love the tunnel with the conveyor belt! A little over priced, but worth it I guess.

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Stafford, Virginia
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7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We spent a week at Myrtle Beach in August 2016 with our 14 month old and our 10 year old. We planned our Ripley's Aquarium visit in the afternoon specifically for the girls to watch the mermaid show. The show was not as expected. First, it took a long time to get our tickets into the aquarium and we missed... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been before. The prices are a little high. But again Ripleys is aways a good time. When we go back to the beach we will be sure to visit. This next time we will do the combo tickets!

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Thank Dawn K
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The aquarium has so many cool things to see touch and just stare at. Touch horse shoe crabs See sharks in a tunnel through the ocean Nice way to spend day. Can buy lunch inside so only bring camera

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Thank tiger910
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went there to kill some time before we checked in. It wasn't as big as I was expected but it was pretty nice. All of the exhibits were pretty cool my kids got to pet a shark a sting ray and horseshoe crabs also they took pictures with mermaids. So it did its purpose

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Thank john d
Rockmart, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful creatures, but felt sorry for the creatures, they had very very limited space to move. We rode the glass bottom boat, so sad for the Sharks.

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Warwick, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

so many things to see and touch ..every inch of this this adventure will please everyone in your party

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