Zoos & Wildlife

The Dallas World Aquarium

Dallas, TX

4 (6 reviews)

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Address: 1801 N Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202, USA Number: (214) 720-2224 Website Contact How do we get there?

What is there to do?

Who's excited to explore under the ocean! No, don't worry kids, you don't even have to get in the water to do it! The Dallas World Aquarium lets you explore creatures from under the ocean from all across the globe, right in the safety of Dallas!

Kids that head to the Dallas World Aquarium will get to experience a range of exhibits, filled with all the weird and wonderful creatures from 14 countries, three oceans, and numerous rivers and seas.

There are five main exhibits at the aquarium. At the Mundo Maya exhibit, you can see the culture of the Maya come to life in an impressive eight-story exhibit.

This immersive experience features a number of plants and animals prevalent in the Mayan folklore, and you can walk through a 400,000 gallon exhibit that's FILLED with rays, sharks and sea turtles! 

The Orinoco Secrets exhibit is an amazing seven-story experience that highlights the unique bio-diversity of such an important rainforest eco-system in South America.

The aquarium gallery lets kids get up close to coral reefs, and kelp forest ecosystems in naturalistic displays, which include a 20,000 gallon walk through tunnel home to hundreds of Indo-Pacific fish. 

Want to experience South Africa without having to travel? Then head to the amazing outdoor South Africa exhibit! During the summer this tropical area is even home to amphibians to Madagascar!

And finally, who wants to go to Borneo! Start on the winding path, and walk through the Wilds of Borneo and see Australiasian fish, mammals and birds. 

To experience some of our planet's most amazing creatures, just head on over to the Dallas World Aquarium where you will be introduced to some amazing encounters you won't forget!

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How much does it cost?



$28.95 + tax



$18.95 + tax (Ages 3 to 12)



Seniors & military $22.95 + tax


Free Under

2 years


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Additional Information

If you love the aquarium, then look into membership because you get a whole lot of perks! And you also help support their conservation efforts.

Any top tips?


Check the feeding times and talks as soon as you arrive so you can plan your day around what you don't want to miss!

I'm Hungry!


There are three cafes/restaurants where you can fill those tummies! They feature cuisines from Australia, Indonesia, Mexico, and even have children's menus.

Healthy Eating There are plenty of salads and healthy options at the aquarium for you!

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Where is it at?

Teachers corner


There are over 55 touch screens near the exhibits which give kids just one element of learning when they visit the aquarium!

Need a little extra help?


Give the aquarium a call to see how they can help you with any special needs you have

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When can we go?

8:30am to 6pm daily. Check for reduced 9am - 5pm hours outside of peak season

All year round. Closed Christmas and Thanksgiving

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