World Aquarium is located within City Museum in downtown St. Louis. They invite you and your family to explore the wonders of water at the World Aquarium and expand your minds by discovering the amazing features of the aquatic ecosystems around the world.
For only $25 you will receive two tickets to an exciting, interactive & educational tour at the World Aquarium! Choose one of the following tours:
SHARKS – UP CLOSE!
Have Close Encounters of the Sharky Kind at the World Aquarium! This two hour educational tour will give you chance to interact on many levels with the 15 species of sharks on display at the World Aquarium, which is host to one of the most diverse collections of creatures of any living conservation and research based institutions in the world.
A very important part of our shark adventure is education. Tour participants will be presented with fascinating facts about shark biology and behavior, about ocean life, conservation issues, and the significance of sharks in the ocean food chain. Participants will also be able to touch and feed sharks. The visitors will also be able to go behind the scenes to learn more about the research efforts on sharks, their behaviors and conservation programs on-going at the World Aquarium and the efforts of the Conservation for the Oceans Foundation (www.cfto.org) which supports conservation in many parts of the world.
DURATION: 2.0 hours
The Sharks – Up Close Tour is offered the following days and times:
World Aquarium Discovery Adventure Tour (DATA)
Come to the World Aquarium for a 2-3 hour in-depth, hands-on tour. During the Discovery Adventure Tour, your group will be able to feed animals and touch stingrays, sharks, doctor fish, turtles, and more! HAVE FUN while learning and FEEDING ANIMALS during this one of a kind program. Participants receive a guided tour of the front of the house and behind the scenes.
The DATA tour is offered the following days and times:
Monday-Saturday: 9:30am, 12:30pm & 3:00pm
Sunday: 11:30am & 3:00pm.
PLEASE NOTE: These tours DO NOT include visit to City Museum.