Miami Seaquarium

Miami Seaquarium is a classic family attraction, where, alongside getting splashed by sea-lions and witnessing frolics of the dolphins, one gets educated on ocean lives.

4400 Rickenbacker Causeway,
Miami, FL 33149
(305) 361-5705


Open Now
  • Day Open Close
  • Monday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Friday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Saturday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Sunday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the park hours?

It is open all round the year. Every day affirmation incorporates a thrilling day of marine-life appears and displays on 38 excellent sections of land ignoring the Miami horizon.

What type of experiences can visitors expect?

Miami Seaquarium has to offer different types of special encounters which gives educational experiences and are interactive at the same time. It is ideal for the families looking for entertaining things inside Keys Biscayne with children. Starting from finding ocean turtles, observing the most current animals, and finding out about their preservation endeavors, everybody will get something.

Do they have a pet hotel to put the customer’s puppies and dogs in when they visit?

They do not have any type of facilities for pets. Only service dogs with proper identification are permitted on the grounds of park

What about the Dining?

There are a number of varieties like Hot Dogs of Pink Hollywood up to the Organic Selections, a menu which is new and also organic certified.

Can someone host any birthday party or any other type of special occasions?

Yes, the Miami Seaquarium is the ideal area for weddings and specialized occasions. With an excellent waterfront greenery enclosure and extensive gathering zone, visitors will love the perspective of Miami Skyline. The rate is around 35 dollars per person.

Do they own strollers or wheelchairs accessible for general people?

Yes, they do have wheelchairs and strollers accessible for rent from the region of Guest Services at the passageway of the recreation center.

Is there an approach to land at the place in method for open transportation?

Yes, there are different approaches to land here by open transportation.

What are the yearly pass rates? On the other hand, does one buy an affirmation of a day and get an access of a year?

Yearly pass rate for grown-ups are $59.99 (in addition to impose). Child aged 3 to 9 years need yearly pass rates of $49.99 (in addition to impose).

. Is it feasible to send a rundown of all primary show times?

Show times do change from every day and are set up every morning. All in all, it takes around four hours to visit the entire park, the ideal times to land for watching the shows of full cycles including the presentations are 9:30 in the morning and 12:00 noon.

What is the main attraction of the corporate events entertainment section?

The killer whale, Lolita.

Who is Lolita?

It is a special orca in Miami Seaquarium of 37 years. She is a performer here.


The 38 acre oceanarium, The Miami Seaquarium is situated on Virginia Key Island. It is in Biscayne Bay, County of Mimi-Dade, which is in Florida, USA. It is situated close to downtown Miami. Established in 1955, this is by far the most seasoned oceanarium in the US. Notwithstanding mammals which are marine, the Miami Seaquarium showcases sharks, fish, ocean turtles, winged animals, manatees and reptiles. The recreation center offers day by day presentations and has overnight camps, occasions for boy troopers, including gathering programs. More than half million individuals visit the place every year. The recreation center has nearly 225 representatives. Thanks to its payments of lease and taxes, it is not the third largest in terms of contributor to the revenue of Miami-Dade country.

Captain W.B. Gray and Fred D. Coppock established the park. It was South Florida’s second best attraction for experiencing marine life. During the time of its establishment, it was termed as the world’s largest attraction for marine-life. It is a place of both fun and education. From 1963-1967, almost 88 episodes of Flipper, which was a TV show of 1960 and two motion pictures featuring Flipper were recorded at this Miami Seaquarium. Palace Entertainment bought Miami Seaquarium in 2014.

Whale Lolita (orca):

Lolita is the name of one of the best attractions of Miami Seaquariums, the world’s most seasoned hostage orca. She is as of now the recreation center’s exclusive orca. Lolita landed at this place in 1970, when she joined the recreation center’s first orca named Hugo, who lost its life in 1980.

National Marine Fisheries Service, on Jan 24, 2014 requested revising the Act of Endangered Species to expel the exemption that did exclude Lolita as a major aspect of the ESA-recorded Southern Resident populace of orcas that reside in British Columbia waters and Washington. The activists, in the year 2013, who requested this activity to the NMFS are confident regarding this, which may prompt a solid pullout in a seapen and perhaps a possible discharge and rejoining with her case which is accepted to incorporate her mom.

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