Ripley's Aquarium

1110 Celebrity Circle
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach

If you have ever researched things to do in Myrtle Beach or taken a Myrtle Beach vacation, then you have probably heard about Ripley's Aquarium, which is located at Broadway at the Beach. Ripley's Aquarium is an impressive 85,000 square foot aquarium that features a large variety of marine life in fun and unique exhibits.

Shark at Ripley's

Several of the exhibits are interactive and a big hit with kids. Kids can touch sting rays in Friendship Flats, a shallow lagoon. Dangerous Reef, one of the most popular attraction at the aquarium, is a 340-foot glide path (moving walkway) through a 750,000 gallon fish tank filled with an impressive array of exotic fish, huge stingrays, moray eels, sea turtles and several shark species including the ferocious looking sand tiger shark. Ripley's Aquarium is a great place to take the kids when you need a break from the heat or perhaps if the weather is not cooperating. Ripley's Aquarium offers a wide variety of fun, creative and educational programs for kids, school groups, teachers and more.

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Head over to the amazing, exotic Rio Amazon exhibit and discover freshwater species that are unique to the lush, tropical Amazon rainforest including ravenous piranhas, poison dart frogs, freshwater stingrays, armored catfish, mudskippers, four-eyed fish and green iguanas.

Ripley's Aquarium is a kid-friendly attraction offering Special Experiences for visitors of all ages.

Ripley's Aquarium offers 2 sleepover activities. Sleep with the Sharks allows you to spend the night at the aquarium and features a dive show, scavenger hunt and more. The new PJ Party with the Penguins allows you to set up camp next to the South African Penguins exhibit, where you will discover what penguins do at night!

Check out the Stingray Experience where you can make friends with the stingrays. You'll be able to wade in the water and snorkel with them in Ray Bay.

When planning your Myrtle Beach vacation, be sure to add Ripley's Aquarium to your itinerary. Check out our Myrtle Beach vacation deals for the best rates on condos and hotels near Ripley's Aquarium.

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