An aquarium visit soothes the soul with visions of ambling fish and bubbling tanks that make us nostalgic for the gestation pods in which all human life begins. Come full circle with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $25 for a Discovery Adventure tour for two (a $100 value), which includes two to three hours spent feeding and touching a variety of animals
- $45 for a Discovery Adventure tour for four (a $200 value)
- $50 for an Extreme Adventure tour for two (a $200 value), which lets individuals view and interact with creatures such as scorpions, sharks, and tarantulas
For additional information about the extended-length tours, click here. This Groupon does not include admission to City Museum.
Since 1971, World Aquarium has stuck to its not-for-profit mission to protect marine life and promote the public's understanding of the aquatic world through educational programs, exhibits, and research. The aquarium unsurprisingly favors a hands-on approach; visitors often get close enough to high-five the flippers, fins, or pincers of many of its more than 10,000 animals.
Tour guides wind through exhibits on sea and freshwater animals, showcasing creatures such as sea turtles, sharks, stingrays, and fish from rivers and lakes around the globe. While peering into the faithfully reconstructed habitats, visitors absorb valuable information on how to conserve water, protect aquatic resources, and peacefully resolve conflicts between Siamese fighting fish.
We had a great time looking at all of the different species of aquatic life. We loved seeing the sea turtles, and the river otters were adorable.Purple, Google Places, 8/9/11
The World Aquarium is one of the best-kept secrets in St. Louis. I would highly recommend it for any occasion.dmi2107, Citysearch, 2/12/11
Downtown St. Louis
701 North 15th St.
St. Louis, Missouri 63103