As a general admission guest, you have access to shows, aquariums, and animal exhibits. Or, participate and interact directly with the animals during one of our encounter opportunities. More
GULFARIUM'S SALUTE TO SHARK WEEK
Join us August 11-17, 2014 as we celebrate one of the ocean's most fascinating creatures with shark-related activities, specials, and discounts throughout the park all week long! More
An unforgettable adventure for kids while the parents enjoy a night out! Kids will enjoy an incredible learning experience filled with fun activities, including the opportunity to meet a dolphin! More
We have so many programs to choose from you’ll find it hard to pick your favorite, so make time for doing two or three! more
Read our blog for a laugh-out-loud, inside look at how we care for our amazing animal residents! more
TAKE A TOUR
Check out our interactive map to learn about all the fun that awaits you at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. Our iMap is the perfect tool to help you plan your trip. More
BRING THE WHOLE CROWD
Looking for a fun, educational field trip for your class or camp group? Or perhaps you have an abundance of family and friends set to enjoy the day? We have a selection of packages to accommodate your group. More
A YEAR OF FUN
An annual pass to Gulfairum Marine Adventure Park is the perfect way to keep your family entertained all year long. You can pop in for a short visit or enjoy the entire day with us, it’s up to you. But every visit is sure to be an adventure for everyone! An annual pass also makes for a great gift! More
HAVE A PARTY!
Celebrate your birthday in a wild and crazy way! Or host an unforgettable wedding or private function in our Living Sea aquarium room. Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park provides a unique and memorable setting for your special day. more
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Kids Safari (New!)
Ages: 3 and Up
Duration: 30 Minutes
Take a journey to meet colorful birds, rugged reptiles, and scaly fish! While designed for kids, this encounter will bring out the adventurous side in all ages as you befriend some of nature’s more unusual animals.
Dip your hands into our stingray estuary and marvel at the tranquility of these gentle fish as they glide under your fingertips. Soak up specifics on stingrays from a Gulfarium aquarist and meet these graceful creatures of the sea from the comfort of dry land.
Enjoy an evening out while your children have an unforgettable experience at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. Includes a dockside encounter with a dolphin, exploratory venture along the beach, ocean-themed activities, and dinner alongside the seals.
You won’t help but be enchanted as you meet our dolphin family during this hands-on dockside encounter. Play, laugh, and learn about the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin, known for their curious nature and spirited disposition.
Prices: Breakfast with the Dolphins Ages 5 through 12 - $79.00 Breakfast with the Dolphins Ages 13 and up - $89.00
Duration: 1 Hour
Start your day with a smile as you enjoy a delicious breakfast with the company of dolphins on the deck of our new Dolphin Point exhibit. While your meal is prepared, you will have the opportunity to touch and feed the dolphins and interact with the trainers to learn more about our finned family
Let your creative side go wild as you team up with one of our talented dolphin artists to create a one-of-a-kind work of art! You choose the colors, hold the canvas, and leave the rest up to your new finned friend! This dockside encounter includes an opportunity to touch and feed a dolphin.
Enter the dolphins’ world for an unforgettable experience as you get up close and personal with these sleek and graceful animals. From a submerged platform, you will play, touch, and learn about our Atlantic bottlenose dolphins alongside a Gulfarium trainer.
This turtle-filled encounter will introduce you to our seafaring loggerheads, a variety of fresh water turtles, and even our land-loving African spurred tortoises. Go behind-the-scenes to learn about our long running sea turtle rescue and rehabilitation program and feed one of our resident sea turtles a snack!
Love animals and eager to meet some of our other unique animal residents? Mingle with otters, penguins, turtles, and more during this exclusive encounter. You may get splashed, so we recommend wearing attire that can do the same!
Ever wonder what it's like to be a marine mammal trainer at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park? As a VIP Trainer, you can enjoy a hands-on, behind-the-scenes experience like no other! Working side-by-side with our trainers, you'll learn and practice all it takes to train and care for all of our marine mammal residents, including dolphins!
Anglers of all ages can experience trying to land a whopper of a fish native to the Gulf Coast! Feel the power as they gulp the bait off a bamboo cane pole. Participants will learn about our resident fish and how one can make responsible choices for future generations to enjoy these incredible animals.
Prices: Birthday Party Deposit - $50.00 Balance - $225.00
Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
(duration refers to Living Sea room rental; party can explore the park anytime between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.)
Celebrate your birthday in a wild and crazy way! Have a splash-tastic day at the Gulfarium with your friends and family and enjoy lunch “under the sea” surrounded by beautiful tropical fish in our Living Sea event room.