Miscellaneous

Does The Florida Aquarium have free parking?

Does The Florida Aquarium have free parking?

Getting to the Aquarium Aquarium Members can enjoy free parking. Designated accessible parking is available on a first-come, first-serve basis in The Florida Aquarium parking lot.

Are masks required at Florida Aquarium?

COVID-19 Safety Masks are still required for unvaccinated guests (including children between the ages of 3 and 11) while inside the Aquarium. The Florida Aquarium recognizes that some guests may have a medical condition or disability that may limit their ability to wear a mask or cloth face covering during their visit.

How much does it cost to park at the Tampa Aquarium?

Yes, there is a parking lot beside the Aquarium. You do have to pay a small fee for parking, $6.00. This parking is very convenient to the facility and is where we parked both times that we have been there. Visit their website for more info.

Does Tampa Aquarium have manatees?

We do not house manatees at the Aquarium. However, we do showcase many Florida natives including alligators, North American river otters, free flying birds and many more in our Wetlands dome. We also have many other aquatic residents including sand tiger sharks, octopuses, many types of reef fishes and more.

Does The Florida Aquarium have seals?

Miami Seaquarium Exhibits showcasing sea turtles, seals, sea lions, and the Florida manatee offer a fun day of exploration.

Are cameras allowed in The Florida Aquarium?

Yes, you may bring your camera.

Where is the Florida Aquarium in Tampa?

The Florida Aquarium is located in downtown Tampa on the waterfront, conveniently on the streetcar line. The 200,000 sq. ft. air-conditioned space has more than 14,000 animals from Florida and beyond.

What time does the Florida Aquarium open and close?

Open daily 9:30 to 5:00. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas day. Learn more at www.flaquarium.org. The Florida Aquarium is located in downtown Tampa on the waterfront, conveniently on the streetcar line. The 200,000 sq. ft. air-conditioned space has more than 14,000 animals from Florida and beyond.

What are the benefits of a Florida Aquarium membership?

Full year of unlimited visits to The Florida Aquarium. Free parking during Aquarium hours and for member-only events. Parking spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Invitations to exclusive member-only events, including sneak previews of new habitats and exhibits.

Can you touch biofacts at the Florida Aquarium?

*Capacity and touching of biofacts will be limited for safety purposes. Rated among the best aquariums in the US, The Florida Aquarium welcomes visitors to experience a wide variety of aquatic and terrestrial animals – including sea turtles, sharks, lemurs, otters – with the goal of building awareness and inspiring conservation action.