With over 15,000 animals AND the largest collection of sharks in the Northeast, it's easy to really make a splash on your visit to Adventure Aquarium!
Adventure Aquarium offers everything you would hope an aquarium experience to be. Kids can see the exciteable Little Blue Penguins, and the exotic Nile hippos. If you love sharks, this is the place to be too! Attractions like the Shark Bridge and the Shark Tunnel are great for kids to come face to face with these incredible creatures.
For those kids who love to get hands on, make sure you stop by the touch tank! You;ll be amazed at some of the creatures you can actually feel in real life! Are they how you imagined them to feel?
Adventure Aquarium is great for educating the kids too. In addition to each exhibit featuring really easy to understand facts on the animals in front of you, you can also catch informative keeper talks, and see animals feedings which will show you a whole other side to the animals!
In addition to just admiring the animals through the glass, Adventure Aquarium also offers unique, one-of-a-kind experinces too. Put on a wet suit and snorkel and test the waters as you swim and feed doens of playful stingrays! Maybe you want to experince what behind the scenes antics the hippos get up to when they're not on show, or spend 20 minutes with a pack of penguins, along with exclusive time with a pengiun expert.
Kids can also learn about conservation at Adventure Aquarium, and really undrestand why it's so imporant to look after our planet, and creatures!
So kids, are you ready to make that SPLASH as we head to this great New Jersey aquarium? It's under the sea fun on your next family day out!
Parking is $10 ($5 for members). When using GPS systems, please address: 1 Riverside Drive, Camden, NJ 08103Get directions
$26.99 - $44.99 + tax
$18.99 - $34.99 + tax (Ages 2 to 12)
Seniors $24.99 - $42.99 + tax
2 years with a paying adult
They work with Fins for the Future conservation to help protect the oceans creatures. You can help them out by adopting an animal!
You won't go hungry at Adventure Aquarium! There's both a beer garden and a marketplace where you can pick up seafood, sandwiches and other delicious lunch items
When you arrive, check out the schedule for the day, with attractions and feedings, so you can plan around these.
Bring that pocket money, because there is a gift shop! There are cute and cuddly toys, to merchandise, collectibles and apparel too!
They have programs by grade level, and have field trip packages for you. It's a great way for kids to learn! They also offer overnight visits, home school programs and sea camp!
There are plenty of healthy options in the marketplace!
The aquarium is wheelchair accessible, and there are manual wheelchairs available for rent with a fully refundable deposit of $10
Allow around 3 hours for a self-guided tour, but it's good to really enjoy everything!