One of the most unique aquariums around and the oldest attraction on the island. The Key West Aquarium has engaged visitors since 1934. Come join us and see for yourself the beautiful indigenous sea-creatures of Key West and the Florida Keys.
With exhibits ranging from aligator, atlantic shore sealife, and jellyfish you are sure to find something to engage and inspire. And if that is not enough, the Key West Aquarium offers 4 shark feeding tours per day. Although only the guides do the feeding, they do allow visitors to touch the tail of juvenile nurse sharks.
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For kids, the touch tank is a memorable experience with sealife such as Conchs, Sea stars, Slate penci, sea urchins, Serpent sea stars, Sea cucumbers, Giant hermit crabs, and Horseshoe crabs. And, holding is allowed!
As for Sting Ray Bay, feeding is also allowed and encouraged as these docile creatures love being fed and pampered.