More than 5,000 aquatic creatures, including crocodiles and moray eels, live at the three-storey Florida Aquarium where it is possible to explore the underwater world in air-conditioned comfort. The aquarium utilises behind-the-scenes tours, dive shows, audio tours, close-up animal encounters and touch-tanks to spice up the experience. There are also numerous informative and entertaining theme exhibits.
Address: 701 Channelside Drive
Telephone: (813) 273 4000
Opening times: Daily 9:30am-5pm; closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
Admission: $21.95 (adults), $16.95 (children 3-12). Other concessions are available, and discounts apply to on-line ticket purchases.