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National Park Aquarium

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It was cheap and nice and small but took 30 minutes to walk through. Wish someone would donate to... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2016
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It is not very big but has quite a few different fish. Has some fish that you would find in the... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2016
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209 Central Ave, 209 Central Ave, 71901, Hot Springs, Arkansas, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3527
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

We didn't get to see the aquarium. We got there at 10 o'clock when they were to open and waited around until about 1015. Called them and they said oh will be open around 10 or 15 minutes . We didn't want to wait any...More

Thank grstaylor
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

It was cheap and nice and small but took 30 minutes to walk through. Wish someone would donate to these folks. They really are trying to keep it up but need help to do so. This would be a great thing for hot springs if...More

Thank MistyArden2016
Reviewed August 4, 2016

they can close that place its dark and gloomy to hide that it;s noting there to see, the animals they have there you can see walking the streets

Thank lw642116
Reviewed August 3, 2016

It is not very big but has quite a few different fish. Has some fish that you would find in the local area. I found it had a lot of interesting information about what they do have and how they received them. I love "Slow...More

Thank jcakes30
Reviewed July 20, 2016

This is a very good attraction for both adults and children. The price is very reasonable and it is a great science lesson.

Thank Gloria R
Reviewed July 16, 2016

After going to the impressive National Park, we wanted to continue our AR adventures at the other National Park attractions. Immediately upon entering the "National" Park Aquarium we felt as though we had been deceived by the name, since it was obviously not an actual...More

Thank SillFamily
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Although it was reasonably priced to enter and they have cute reptiles and fish, we were slightly disappointed with the overall experience. It's a lot smaller than expected but was enough to entertain the girls while we waited for our group to be called from...More

1  Thank Amber O
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

My family of 5 went while we were close to the bathhouses. We paid I believe 31 dollars and some change for 4 as adults as I have older children and a 6 year old. The aquarium is very small and it could use a...More

Thank melyan
Reviewed June 25, 2016

It's 20 tanks with various fish and reptiles. It is basically a pet shop fish store for $20 for 2 adults and a child (11) it took about 5 min ,if you lingered!

2  Thank Rob F
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Ok, small, unclean, pamphlet over rate the facility, have seen much better in smaller towns. If you need to get in out of the heat, ok if you have small kids, otherwise pass.

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Kyle C
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Response from RoadTripnMom | Reviewed this property |
Yes he is still there roaming the halls.
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Response from Jason D | Reviewed this property |
4.50 for kids, 6.00 for adults
January 29, 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
It is handicap accessible. There are no scooters for rent.