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Address: 209 Central Ave, 209 Central Ave, 71901, Hot Springs, Arkansas, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3527
Phone Number: 15016243474
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Budget friendly place

Cute little place, not a lot of things inside compared to larger places but we really enjoyed it. This is a good place to take kids if you aren't planning on spending a lot of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Joyce H
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Sterlington
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Bossier City, Louisiana
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66 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

5 of us got in for 20 buck. Walk in door and total area of exhibit is 450 square feet at most. 20 or so tanks of fish, some lizards, bugs and few turtles. We were at least expecting to see a tank of native fish spieces. It ok for young kids they can see Nemo.

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Thank Alan R
Sterlington
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute little place, not a lot of things inside compared to larger places but we really enjoyed it. This is a good place to take kids if you aren't planning on spending a lot of money.

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Thank Joyce H
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14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited this aquarium yesterday. We were happy to find such a neat Attraction that didn't break the bank! I have been to many aquariums in the country. Although this one is smaller, it is one of my favorite! There were so many exhibited creatures that I had never seen before! Will definitely go back with the... More 

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Thank Linda C
Quinlan, Texas
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

We didn't get to see the aquarium. We got there at 10 o'clock when they were to open and waited around until about 1015. Called them and they said oh will be open around 10 or 15 minutes . We didn't want to wait any longer as we had an itinerary

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Thank grstaylor
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

It was cheap and nice and small but took 30 minutes to walk through. Wish someone would donate to these folks. They really are trying to keep it up but need help to do so. This would be a great thing for hot springs if they could make it more by pitching in to help these sweet people.

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Thank MistyArden2016
Tunica, Mississippi
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

they can close that place its dark and gloomy to hide that it;s noting there to see, the animals they have there you can see walking the streets

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Illinois
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

It is not very big but has quite a few different fish. Has some fish that you would find in the local area. I found it had a lot of interesting information about what they do have and how they received them. I love "Slow Poke"! She is the turtle that wanders around loose. She is very friendly and quite... More 

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Thank jcakes30
Vinton, United States
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

This is a very good attraction for both adults and children. The price is very reasonable and it is a great science lesson.

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Thank Gloria R
Frisco, TX, USA
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

After going to the impressive National Park, we wanted to continue our AR adventures at the other National Park attractions. Immediately upon entering the "National" Park Aquarium we felt as though we had been deceived by the name, since it was obviously not an actual National Park facility. Regardless, we found the critters interesting enough and it was nice to... More 

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Thank SillFamily
Shreveport, Louisiana
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Although it was reasonably priced to enter and they have cute reptiles and fish, we were slightly disappointed with the overall experience. It's a lot smaller than expected but was enough to entertain the girls while we waited for our group to be called from the list across the street.

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