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Address: 2000 Cranford Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33916-4006
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Hands on exhibits and 3D theater make this aquarium fun for the whole...

Hands on exhibits and 3D theater make this aquarium fun for the whole family.

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Good for little explorers

This place is great for the little ones. There is something for everyone we had kids in our group ranging from 1 to 10 years old. We were there 4 hours and there was always... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 December 2016
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Bonita Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

wonderful experience with hands on of sea life, science projects and very informative staff. Took 6yr old and 12 yr old Both really enjoyed it.

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South Florida, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

This place is great for the little ones. There is something for everyone we had kids in our group ranging from 1 to 10 years old. We were there 4 hours and there was always something to do. The touch feature is really good and the water area outside. They had just gotten this huge aquarium it was a beauty.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

As a resident of Fort Myers with kids in this age bracket you would go once. In fairness call & see what they added in last 2 years. Maybe it has improved. Not a must on a vacationer's list. MOSI in Tampa fantastic & the kids science center in Naples is better. Loved the fish, turtles, & alligators they once... More 

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florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I came here with another adult and our two grandsons ages 3 and 6. The museum is somewhat dated but the activities and hands on experience kept the boys intrigued the two hours we were there. There was a lot for the boys to do and they enjoyed it very much!! Everything they did was an action-reaction experience. I would... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Well maintained, friendly staff, fun things to do for all ages (incl adults). Both our kids enjoyed the small kids area. Me and kids dad had fyn trying to solve different puzzels and mindgames, even got frustrating at times lol. Saw an animal presentation, a snake, got to touch it carefully. A couple of things/activities to do outside aswell. Small... More 

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Livermore, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Took small children here, they are from up North, and all they said, is this all...Well if its raining and the grandchildren are driving you nuts, maybe a 1 hour reprieve.

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Estero, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Visited with my two boys, 8 and 10. Lots to do and so much fun. We spent 4 hours there and could have stayed longer. I would definitely recommend for families, even younger children will enjoy. Beautiful aquarium. Watch the tv show "Tanked" to see how it was made. Amazing!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Always a fun time. We love feeding the fish in the pond and digging for dinosaur bones. They are updating and renovating and I can't wait to see the new Center.

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Fort Myers, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We took our grandson and granddaughter ages 6 and 4. There were many educational and fun things for both of them. We enjoyed too!

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Indianapolis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wonderful hands-on museum for kids, and adults too! Lots of hands-on "what-if" type activities, along with a petting tank of various sea creatures. We especially enjoyed the animal presentation. GREAT museum...GO!!

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