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Dallas World Aquarium

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Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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What a gem. My 24 year old son took me to see this quaint aquarium. I honestly would say it's more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anny B
Arroyo Grande, California
Dallas World Aquarium

A really impressive aquarium - many more exhibits than I was expecting. We saw the manatu being... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Masterton, New Zealand
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The adventure at The Dallas World Aquarium begins at the top of the rainforest exhibit, where exotic birds, such as Cocks-of-the-rock and many species of toucans, can be seen. Lounging around are Two-toed and Three-toed sloths. Endangered animals...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1801 North Griffin Street, Dallas, TX 75202-1503
+1 214-720-2224
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We really enjoyed the entry leading up to the cashier. It was made one feel like you were entering a jungle, with fish and fowl easily seen. The line was not long at all but it was still nice to see these creatures while walking...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a gem. My 24 year old son took me to see this quaint aquarium. I honestly would say it's more of a mini zoo. I was surprised that they fit so much in such a small place. I'd go again.

Thank Anny B
Reviewed 4 days ago

A really impressive aquarium - many more exhibits than I was expecting. We saw the manatu being fed which was incredible! A very worth while place to visit in Dallas. Highly recommended.

Thank aitken373
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A GREAT way to spend a day in a tropical forest. This is unlike any aquarium we have visited. A small collection of wild animals were a surprise. All in all we loved it!

Thank jstarr321
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were expecting to see just different kinds of fish from different oceans and seas around the world. And mind you, they are impressive. But in order to get there we went through numerous forests from around the world. I have never seen some of...More

1  Thank 752elisas
Reviewed 6 days ago

First time visit with my 11 year old son. We both LOVED it. SO much to see. The place does not seem big but it will take you 2 hours even if you go quickly. Everyone was having a great time. It does get busy...More

1  Thank lucycan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were already impressed with the aquarium just with what we saw while walking up to the ticket counter. It was a winding walkway with several different animals. Expect to be entertained for at least 2-3 hours here.

Thank Lina N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Somewhat over priced. Look for coupons before going. Some of the exhibits were empty. The atrium is really neat. Fun for all ages.

Thank Cookymomster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife, daughter and I visited the aquarium on a recent trip to Dallas. First of all, this place is located in the slums of downtown Dallas and is over ran with the homeless hanging out in their parking lot and in the vicinity. You,...More

Thank fw2340
Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is excellent very reasonably priced, it certainly has more than a aquarium so many different types of animals and lovely rainforest area also... had a enjoyable day from sea creatures to snakes to alligator to lizards and also birdlife and more

Thank Ruth L
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Courtney F
September 12, 2018|
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Response from J Travis C | Property representative |
We can hold your luggage or coat. We'll give you a claim check at the Admissions desk which you'll pass by again at the exit. We look forward to your visit.
Alice M
September 1, 2018|
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Response from J Travis C | Property representative |
Simply hang on to your receipt which acts as your group's ticket. You can also request a stamp or sticker (depending on the day) to return the same day.
Alice M
September 1, 2018|
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Response from WillEwest | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes you can. All they did was check our recite when we came in so, as long as you keep it you should be able to go back in.