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Hours

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm daily
  • Closed Christmas and Thanksgiving
  • From now until the end of the school year, Field Trips are booked Monday-Friday beginning at 9:00 am, with the fewest after 1:30 pm. The number of groups, individuals and their reservation times are posted at Admissions. Please call and ask about the approximate number of students and estimated departure times for a particular weekday.
  • Admission

    • Adult - $20.95 + tax
    • Child - $14.95 + tax (2 thru 12)
    • Child - free (under 2)
    • Senior - $16.95 + tax (65+)
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    Featured Animals

    American flamingo

    The most brilliantly colored of the six species of flamingos, this familiar bird breeds in various Caribbean islands, the Caribbean coast of South Ame

    Cardinal tetra

    This popular aquarium fish was unknown to science until 1956, when ichthyologists at the Smithsonian Institution and Stanford University published des

    Chocolate surgeonfish

    The Chocolate surgeonfish is also known as the Mimic tang because as a juvenile it is yellow or cream colored and is thought to mimic several species

    Arapaima

    Called Arapaima in the Guianas, Paiche in Peru, and Pirarucu in Brazil, this relative of the arowana is one of the largest purely freshwater fishes in

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