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Austin Aquarium

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 20:00
Open today: 10:00 - 20:00
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The Austin Aquarium welcomes families to enjoy an immersive interactive experience! Sea to Believe as we connect children and families to the planet, ranging from our rainforests and deserts to the exotic species of ocean. Family activities in...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
13530 N Highway 183, Suite #101, Austin, TX 78750-2208
+1 512-222-5586
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My kids loved going here. We had alexandria draw a picture of them & she did an amazing job. They personally lived petting the stingrays.

Thank Dicee S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our kids loved all the touchy options! Don’t be frightened by the strip mall appearance it’s great inside. I’d advise purchasing 3-5 tokens per kid and having some $1s on hand to tip a few artists and mermaids. They lost their mind offering $99 makeover...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Devin was a great guide and knowledgeable about the Lemurs! It was a great experience at the aquarium!

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed coming here with the kids. My 3 year old is loving it. Devin and Will at the Lemur exhibit were especially fun and accommodating! Thank you!

Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in Austin, the aquarium is a MUST do. More unique than your average aquarium, and Devin and Will at the lemur exhibit are the best!!

Thank liv b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Aquarium is very interactive and personal. Phillip was great teaching me about the underrated species that live on this earth allowing me to have a hands on experience with some cool species. His love for this earth is really sweet and eye-opening. Amazing place...More

Thank jessicaclarky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got to go in and play with the lemers. Will was great and ver knowledgeable. Jasmin( the lemer) was so sweet and affectionate.

Thank Megan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great experience at the aquarium! It's a great place for ansty kids and not overwhelming at all. I love how kids can touch and feed the animals. There is caricature artists (Alexandria was awesome!!), Snack bar and places for the kids to...More

Thank Maribel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was such a blast! Will, the trainer was awesome and very knowledgeable. Before going in he explained that we should keep our hands to ourselves but they will jump on you and play. They are declawed and clamn and very furry and soft. My...More

Thank CierraH10
Mandie T, Public Relations Manager at Austin Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Cierra, We are so excited to hear you had a great time at the Austin Aquarium. We are glad you shared your experience! We wanted to let you know and any potential guests that we do not declaw our animals. Lemurs are primates and...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Visiting Austin for my birthday and Alexandria did an amazing job on a couple portrait for my boyfriend and I :) 10/10 would recommend

Thank Michelle L
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Necey B
15 June 2017|
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Response from jim r | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I don't remember. Although I really liked the Aquarium, I don't think I would want to eat food there. However, there must be many fast food or other restaurants nearby. Hope you enjoy.
12 June 2016|
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Response from Mandie T | Property representative |
If you purchase your tokens in advance of your visit, you can save $.
Victoria G
24 April 2016|
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Response from Sashaserena | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the exact price schedule, but I do remember that it is one of the most reasonable things to do in Austin. Unlike some other aquariums I have visited, even the gift shop(s) have reasonable prices -- about... More