Type of Attraction: Marine Mammal Theme Park
Highlights: Located on beautiful Biscayne Bay, Miami Seaquarium provides 38 landscaped acres full of marine-life shows, exhibits and educational programs. View tropical aquariums, dolphins, alligators, manatees, moray eels and other marine wildlife. The centerpiece of the Seaquarium is the Whale and Dolphin Stadium, home of Lolita the Killer Whale. At the Flipper Dolphin Show, the film location for much of the 1960’s Flipper TV show, Atlantic bottlenose dolphins demonstrate their grace, beauty and intelligence. The 750,000-gallon Tropical Reef Aquarium is home to a multitude of colorful tropical fish, loggerhead turtles and moray eels. Other highlights include the Sea Lion Show featuring Salty the Sea Lion, Top Deck Dolphin Show, Shark Presentation and Discovery Bay endangered mangrove habitat.
Hours: Daily, 9:30 AM to 6 PM
Admission: Adults, $35.95; Ages 3-9, $26.95
Address: 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne, Florida
Phone Number: (305) 361-5705
Directions: From Interstate 95 (heading South), take Exit 1A and follow signs to the Rickenbacker Causeway.
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