Take a trip to the Seaquarium for marine life encounters in Miami.
Have you ever been fascinated by animals and marine life that live below and near the sea? If so, you’ll definitely want to take a trip to one of the top animal attractions in Miami – Miami Seaquarium®! Located on Key Biscayne and open 365 days a year, Miami Seaquarium® is an exciting place for all ages to spend a day getting acquainted with amazing sea creatures.
At Miami Seaquarium®, you’ll find penguins, turtles, killer whales, dolphins, manatees, sea lions, and more! Ever wanted to shake fins with a dolphin or seal? Miami Seaquarium® is the best place for animal encounters in South Florida. Beginning on December 19th, you can get up close to an African Penguin with their new Penguin Encounter! Other animal encounter programs include being a Trainer for a Day, the VIP Tour, where you’ll have a chance to feed and take photos with some of the animals, and the incredible Sea Trek Reef Encounter, where you’ll suit up and sport a dive helmet, as you go underwater and explore the Seaquarium’s 300,000 gallon tropical reef.
Other fun things to do at Miami Seaquarium® include taking in a dolphin, whale, or sea lion show, and visit the exhibits, which includes the brand new Penguin Isle, Tropical Wings, Crocodile Flats, and Discovery Bay, where you can see Florida wildlife in their natural mangrove forest environment. There are also Tropical Fish Aquariums, perfect for visiting in June during National Zoo and Aquarium Month. Don’t forget to test your skills on Shark’s Sky Trail aerial obstacle course and cool off during the summer the fun way by visiting Salty’s Pirate Playground. With camp, home school, Boy and Girl Scount, and Mommy and Me programs, Miami Seaquarium® is one of the best family-friendly attractions in Miami.
The Hilton Miami Downtown is just 15 minutes away from Miami Seaquarium®. After a fun day interacting with marine life, your family will have plenty of space to settle into in our newly renovated, spacious accommodations. Take advantage of our Downtown Miami Family Fun Package and enjoy deluxe accommodations, breakfast, and high-speed Internet access.