The Splash Pad, our outdoor kids' water play area, will close at 11:45am on Thursday, Dec. 8th and 4:00pm on Saturday, Dec. 10th. We apologize for any inconvenience.

See why The Florida Aquarium is one of the top aquariums in the country!
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Wild Dolphin Cruise
Experience amazing, graceful wild dolphins that call Tampa Bay, home! 
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Daily Shows
Learn about and experience our animals up-close with daily shows along the exhibit path!
Help Us Save Florida's Coral Reefs!
You can help us build a coral ark for endangered coral!
Check out some of our spectacular school programs, field trips and more!
Teacher Study Program
Teachers can receive complimentary admission to plan or prepare for a field trip to the Aquarium!
Ocean and Climate Defender Game
Check out the Ocean and Climate Defender Game!
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Holiday Lighted Boat Parade
December 18

Join us aboard our 72-foot Bay Spirit II catamaran for the Tampa RiverWalk Holiday Boat Parade of Lights!
Snow Days at the Aquarium
December 26-31

Have a flurry of fun in our outdoor kids' play area with real snow!
Aqua Eve
December 31

Celebrate New Year's Eve with a splash at The Florida Aquarium’s Aqua Eve! Enjoy live music, food, wine and a fireworks show on the Bay!
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