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Informative and attentive staff. Takes about 2-3 hours to go through. Average aquarium, no complaints. Probably good for kids as there is a lot of hands on stuff and many touch tanks (most included with admission).
Well done marine exhibits featuring the conservation work done by Mote Marine Laboratory. Great volunteer docents available for questions. Amazing seahorse exhibits including dwarf and baby carrying males.
If in or anywhere near Sarasota, this is a place you must see. This aquarium offers so much to see and learn. You will walk away with an appreciation of why we need to take better care of our oceans and the creatures that live...More
A must-see! This was a fun and educational day marveling the oceanic sea life of these fascinating marine creatures and animals by walking around and seeing a few shows starring their underwater cast of majestic sea animals. They also have beautiful souvenirs and jewelry in...More
We love aquariums and try to go if one is close by. We made a special trip to the Mote Aquarium as my daughter is a freshman majoring in marine biology, environmental science, and pre-vet. She has loved aquariums since a very young age and...More
It’s expensive if you want to race through the exhibits. But take your time and read and discover. My wife and I spent an hour in the inside part of the aquarium. Missed the outside portion altogether because we just ran out of time. I...More
Very pleased with the wide assortment of mammals and fish at this aquarium. The displays were very well presented and very clean. The staff on duty were very friendly and readily available to answer questions.