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Vote for The Florida Aquarium for USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards

Cast your vote. The Florida Aquarium is in the running for USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Award for Best Aquarium in North America, and the Tampa Bay area can help us reach the #1 spot.

The Florida Aquarium, along with 19 other accredited aquariums, has been nominated by a panel of experts for USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice 2019 Awards! The nominated aquariums are all accredited by the Association for Zoos and Aquariums, and represent the best in the U.S. for their high quality, exhibits, and visitor interactions.

the florida aquarium exterior with a large mantra ray statue stretching out towards the sky on a partly cloudy dayEach person can vote once per day during the run of the contest. As of Wednesday afternoon, The Florida Aquarium was ranked #1.

“We strive every day to ‘wow’ our guests, save wildlife, educate schoolchildren, invest in our community, and provide the best welfare for our animals,” said Roger Germann, President & CEO. “It’s an honor to once again be considered a premier Aquarium, and we can’t thank our supporters from around the country for their vote, and their vote of confidence, in Florida’s aquarium.” 

Last year, The Florida Aquarium placed third in the nation. Participants can vote once per day, per device, until the contest ends Monday, April 22 at 11:59 a.m. Click here to vote. The top 10 aquariums will be announced Friday, May 3, 2019.

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