Come see why The Florida Aquarium is one of the top aquariums in the country! Click here for important information about our River Otter exhibit.
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Explore A Shore
Splash away in our 2-acre outdoor water adventure zone while parents relax under the shade of the Cantina bar and grill.
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Wild Dolphin Cruise
Experience amazing, graceful wild dolphins that call Tampa Bay, home! 
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Swim and Dive Experiences
Become part of the Aquarium's largest exhibit. Take the plunge to dive or swim on our Coral Reef!
Aquaventures 2016
Discover new program options with 2015-2016 AquaVentures. 

Carol J. & Barney Barnett Learning Center
We’re taking learning to a deeper level!
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"Tanks to the Ocean"
Check out our new online webisodes about Sharks, Sea Turtles, Oysters and Fishes of the Wetlands and Coral Reefs!
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Ocean and Climate Defender Game
Check out the Ocean and Climate Defender Game!
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Brews By The Bay
October 16
Party with 20,000 animals while enjoying live music, craft beer and food from local restaurants!

October 24 & 25
Be whoever or whatever you want at The Florida Aquarium's Guppyween!

Evening Tide Talks
October 27

Join us for our complimentary Evening Tide Talks lecture series, featuring world-class scientists and modern day marine adventurers at The Florida Aquarium. 
Marvels of the Reef    
September 4 -December 28

See this joint exhibition at the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts which celebrates the beauties and mysteries of the sea while underscoring environmental protection!
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