Get a hands-on experience like never before as you see, feel and touch amazing animals in the Key West Aquarium. See sharks and turtles being fed, learn about the marine life of the Florida Keys and discover a rich array of colorful wildlife.
What to Expect
If you have ever wondered what it is like to touch a shark or hold a live starfish, then this ticket is for you. It will get you entrance to the Key West Aquarium, which first opened its doors in 1934 and was the very first attraction in the city.
During the day you will get closer to marine life than you ever thought possible, without getting wet. See some of the world’s most intriguing marine species, such as moray eels, stingrays, barracuda, parrotfish, tarpon, sharks, sea turtles and an array of tropical fish.
Learn about their habitats and habits from the Key West Aquarium’s knowledgeable guides, and then get a hands-on experience as you feel and pick-up the amazing animals that live in the Touch Tank. They are all harmless, gentle creatures, just waiting to get a closer look at you too!
Move on to catch the hungry sharks and sea turtles devour their breakfast, lunch or late afternoon snack; feedings occur daily at 11:00, 13:00 and 16:30.
The Atlantic Shores exhibit offers visitors a chance to learn about a mangrove environment, while the 50,000-gallon tank is home to many colorful and lively tropical and game fish.
Spend as long as you like at the underwater wonderland; it is open daily from 10:00 through 18:00, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year.
- Aquarium entrance
- Shows and feedings
Key West Aquarium is located at 1 Whitehead St. Mallory Square.
Know Before You Go
• Shows & feeding times: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00 & 16:30
You must bring a printed copy of your voucher, e-vouchers will not be accepted.