Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre, Virginia Beach

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Address: 717 General Booth Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA 23451, United States

Phone: +1-757383474

Ticket Price: 22 USD

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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About Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre, Virginia Beach

Explore over 800000 gallons of arguably the best aquarium of USA! Not just a variety of fish species, the aquarium is also home to Loggerhead Turtles, Harbor Seals, Cownose Rays and Sand Tiger Sharks to name a few. The premises of the aquarium also has an Adventure park.

Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre Information

  • Manual Wheelchairs available on first come first serve basis.

Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre Ticket Prices

  • Child (ages 3-11) $15; Senior (age 62+) $20; $20 for Military personnel and immediate family.

How To reach Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre by Public Transport

  • Aquarium Museum Turnabout bus stop
  • General Booth and VA aquarium bus stop
  • Norfolk International airport 

Restaurants Near Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre

  • Aquarium Cafe
  • The Otter Snack bar
  • McDonalds

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Virginia Aquarium And Marine Science Centre, Virginia Beach Reviews

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  • I visited the Virginia Aquarium with family in September and had a very memorable time. There’s a lot to see and do here. The variety of animals and exhibits is great, and this was the first place we ever touched a sting ray. This aquarium has a LOT of information on the walls and plenty of fun and interactive activities. They cover every aspect of marine life and the oceans. There’s also the adventure park side which you can either drive to or walk to on the wooden paths and bridges through the woods. There they the otters and other river animals, again with plenty of interactive and informational areas. You can definitely spend and entire day here visiting the animals and learning about them all.

  • There is a lot to do here. We spent the entire day and still didn't see everything. There staff is very know and friendly, and the displays are engaging with many being interactive. There undersea aquarium is short, but visually stunning and well worth it. There shark tank allows for great viewing angles with a large variety of fish. The stingray petting tank was a favorite because of the friendliness of the stingrays. They swim right up to your hand. It can be expensive for larger families, but considering you can spend a whole day, it is worth it. They have a restaurant that was nice to get something to eat so we could spend more time there.

  • Very nice aquarium, friendly staff and volunteers, always clean. I would give a 5 star if I felt the membership was really worth it. Yes you get in for free but that's about it, the events and movies aren't really discounted. The changing exhibit is nice but if you're looking for a membership that's worth it i would recommend the Virginia living museum.

  • A wonderful place for anyone of any age! A decent range of species and fun displays, tons of information and facts to learn as well. It's a little small, floor space wise, but it covers all major points for an aquarium... Sharks, turtles, touch tank, Ray petting tank, etc. Great place for kids to go interact with animals and displays. Giving a 4 star rating because of the price. It is fairly expensive for the amount you get to see and do. And the ropes course they have is even worse. For the ropes you pay by the hour, and a lot of your time you are learning rules and such. If you have a kid be sure to pay for more then an hour since they'll spend an hour on one obstacle alone.

  • This aquarium is very good and has lots of different marine life. It also has frogs, lizards, sharks and other things that swim, walk and fly. It is a great place for the family both old and young. I don't fancy aquariums or zoos much but I was impressed. There are lots of workers there to answer questions about the animals as well.

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