The Florida Aquarium

Aquarium
701 Channelside Dr
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 273-4000
Monday
9:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
9:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
9:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday
9:30am - 5:00pm
Friday
9:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday
9:30am - 5:00pm
Sunday
9:30am - 5:00pm

Tips

  • The TECO Line Streetcar and HART local route #8 can chauffeur you to a fun day at the Aquarium -- and Channelside!
  • Be sure to see the penguins.
  • "Fun place to go with friends!" - Alexis Mateo, RuPauls Drag Race Season 3
  • penguins are for PETTING ONLY.
  • You have to meet the penguins!
  • Yes indeed it's a fun place..it was fun while it lasted..<3
  • Great place to go with kids
  • Not worth the admission price
  • Check out the Wild Dolphin Ecotour. You can get some great pictures of the wild dolphins that call the Bay home.
  • Get a caricature at the aquarium for a great price.
  • Amazing aquarium to spend the day.
  • I have yet to experience this one..
  • A smaller aquarium, but there are several interactive exhibits that kids will love. Also, don't forget to bring towels and bathing suits for the free splash park behind the aquarium.
  • If you have a Great Explorations Museum ($150/5 people) membership, you can get in FREE here in April and October. Make sure you pet the rays, watch the penguin show and play in the water area too!
  • Show your Florida Aquarium admission receipt to the TECO Line Streetcar motormen for 50% off a regular adult round trip fare! Expires May 31, 2012!
  • You are at one of Floridas Top 100 buildings. To vote the Florida Aquarium as the number one building in Florida visit www.aiaflatop100.org. Voting is open from March 5 - April 9, 2012.
  • The Cantina Bar is an excellent place to relax and enjoy a beverage.
  • Perfect day date location :)
  • Great for all kids. Even little ones. And adults can get drinks at the bar while the kids play in the water spray ground.
  • Journey through the bay aboard the Bay Spirit-the 72-foot powered catamaran,allows guests to encounter the animals that thrive in these local waters.The only requirement is a sense of adventure