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Dallas World Aquarium

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1801 North Griffin Street, Dallas, TX 75202-1503
+1 214-720-2224
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Great Aquarium for Dallas!

Ive been to many Aquariums with my family over the years. I would say this one was in the top 10... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Los Angeles, California
great aquarium but

The collection to see there is great. There is a lot of animals and fish to see there and it's a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Montreal, Canada
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The adventure at The Dallas World Aquarium begins at the top of the rainforest exhibit, where exotic birds, such as Cocks-of-the-rock and many species of toucans, can be seen. Lounging around are Two-toed and Three-toed sloths. Endangered animals, such as Orinoco crocodiles, Giant river otters, Antillean manatees and several species of monkeys are part of the many conservation projects. The aquarium portion displays interesting marine life, including Japanese crabs, jellyfish, Leafy, Weedy and Ribbon seadragons. Black-footed and Blue penguins can be seen swimming as guests enjoy the outdoor South Africa exhibit. Sharks, rays and sawfish are only a few of the fish living in the Mundo Maya cenote. Safe from Neotropical eagles, are euphonias, tanagers and hummingbirds. Reptiles and amphibians, both of significance to the Maya culture, can be seen throughout the exhibit.
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“sea life” (97 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1801 North Griffin Street, Dallas, TX 75202-1503
+1 214-720-2224
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Reviewed yesterday

Ive been to many Aquariums with my family over the years. I would say this one was in the top 10 on my list. The walk through was very educational. To my amazement they had a sloth exhibit. Its not everyday you get to see...More

Thank poppysangsang
Reviewed yesterday

The collection to see there is great. There is a lot of animals and fish to see there and it's a good visit for all the family. The price is a bit high. Worst is the amount of people visiting it, it's way to crowded....More

Thank pbar83
Reviewed 3 days ago

One enters on the top floor, which contains exhibits of birds, some small monkeys, lizards, and snakes. Marine life is exhibited in sections of the world where they are found. The highlight spot is where the fish swim over your head. We would not visit...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were in town for the game and figured we would check out the aquarium. Even walking up to the door was absolutely amazing. Once you got inside there was 3 floors of amazing animals and views. I dont wanna say to much you just...More

Thank OneLoveMa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love this place from top to bottom! You start off in the canopy with the exotic birds and monkeys and slowly make your way to the bottom where you will find a beautiful, walk through, shark tank. Great experience for the young or old!

Thank JennBishop
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great smaller aquarium for all ages to enjoy. Stroll thru checking out the various exhibits at a leisurely speed and I promise you won't be disappointed. This is one of my go to places for visitors from out of town. It's always...More

Thank btamara38
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a wonderful place! I came here expecting to see fish. Maybe some "big" fish here and there, but fish! Not only do they have fish, some teeny-tiny some ginormous, but they practically cover all of Animalia! I'm not kidding. I would be looking at...More

1  Thank Em G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved the shark tank! The otters were quite entertaining! I wouldn't mind the life of a penguin! The penquins were picking the fish they wanted to eat! It was hysterical! The atmosphere was relaxing! The entrance fee was a little pricey.. I would go...More

Thank firetwin
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been to many Zoos and Aquariums but did not expect a great deal from the Dallas World Aquarium just because of the location and size of the land it was on, however we were very surprised and pleased with the venue. Some much...More

Thank MuadibDallas
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a really wonderful aquarium - so much to see. My grandson loves going here. The only draw-back is the price. I will think about getting a membership. Most memberships in Dallas allow you to bring a guest which makes it easier. As far...More

Thank Dianne W
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Janie D
20 August 2017|
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Response from Sharyn S | Reviewed this property |
About $20 each for adults. Under 12 is about $15.
3 August 2017|
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Response from Jessica T | Reviewed this property |
I do not know but I am sure if you call ahead they could tell you. Sorry I can't be more helpful.
13 July 2017|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw. Lots and lots and lots of stairs, however there is an elevator. The day we were their, long lines for the elevator, but people did have wagons from home for little ones.