The Florida Aquarium
Discover one of the best aquariums in the country at The Florida Aquarium in beautiful downtown Tampa. A wonderful family destination with plenty of fun activities like Swim with the Fishes, Penguins: Backstage Pass and a Wild Dolphin Ecotour. Don't miss The Splash Pad, our outdoor water fun zone for the children!
The Florida Aquarium opened in 1995 with a mission to entertain, educate and inspire stewardship about the natural environment. Today, the Aquarium is an integral part of the Tampa Bay community and beyond with programs and conservation initiatives that focus on coral reef research, sea turtle rescue and rehabilitation, river otter rescue and rehabilitation, providing environmental and conservation education to youths, and much more.