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Aquarium at Rockport Harbor

#4 of 42 things to do in Rockport Features Animals
706 Navigation Cir, Rockport, TX 78382-2779
+1 361-727-0016
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Great place to visit

I stopped by during my visit to Rockport. I enjoyed the quiet atmosphere and family environment... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2017
Vasquez, Joe P
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Los Fresnos, Texas
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Small free aquarium with interesting local exhibits. Send half an hour and learn a bit about the... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2017
tom k
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“local fish” (16 reviews)
“sea life” (15 reviews)
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706 Navigation Cir, Rockport, TX 78382-2779
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

I stopped by during my visit to Rockport. I enjoyed the quiet atmosphere and family environment. Friendly place to visit with family.

1  Thank Vasquez, Joe P
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Small free aquarium with interesting local exhibits. Send half an hour and learn a bit about the local environment.

1  Thank tom k
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Small aquarium that has lots of interesting exhibits and plenty of fish to look at. Staff members were great with small kids showing them how to draw fish and crabs. And it's free. Worth a stop.

1  Thank MikeinTexas72
Reviewed March 30, 2017

An open-air aquarium! You can breathe the ocean air as you look at the wonderful ocean animals on the inside of the building. A great feel to a wonderful place!

1  Thank bbr6511
Reviewed March 22, 2017

This attraction was really worth every penny. It was free! Although it was a no cost outing it was really entertaining for the kids and adults. They had several species to view and learn about as well as some interactive exhibits. It isn't fancy but...More

1  Thank 75MaryB97
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

This is a local aquarium with things for the kiddos to do. The tanks are small and there are some hands on (no live sea life) activities such as coloring. Good way to spend an hour or so.

Thank Thatsgonnaleaveamark
Reviewed March 15, 2017

This is so nice, right on the water. Great volunteers. Open 1-4. They even let fido come right in! Very small aquarium but had some great eels and puffers. Kids will enjoy, plus it's free! Within walking distance to Maritime museum, Rockport beach and the...More

Thank Kristine T
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This small aquarium is just off route 35 on the way to Rockport Beach. It is small and volunterr staffed with plenty of parking. It is a little tired but the saltwater aquariums are in good shape and some nice though small samples of the...More

Thank tobynh
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

I was very surprised to find a local aquarium for free and to find it very interesting. The volunteers there were very helpful and they also were very knowledgeable and eager to answer any questions we had. We will go back with all of our...More

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Lots of cool fish and exhibits to see at a free cost. The volunteers that work there are very nice and very educational would recommend to everybody.

Thank KickBak-n-Yak
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