Clearwater Marine Aquarium
249 Windward Passage
Clearwater, FL map
Take I4 to Tampa. Take Veterans Expressway to the Courtney Campbell Causeway, heading west. Continue to follow Hwy 60/Gulf to Bay Blvd. (Court Street in Downtown Clearwater), across the Memorial Causeway bridge. Turn right onto Island Way. Turn left onto Windward Passage.
Take the Courtney Campbell (Hwy 60) heading west. Continue to follow Hwy 60/Gulf to Bay Blvd. (Court Street in Downtown Clearwater), across the bridge. Turn right onto Island Way. Turn Left onto Windward Passage.
From Clearwater Beach:
At the traffic circle, take the Causeway Blvd/Clearwater Memorial Causeway eastbound. Continue to follow Clearwater Memorial Causeway (Hwy 60). Turn left onto Island Way. Turn Left onto Windward Passage.
Made famous by the Dolphin Tale movies, Clearwater Marine Aquarium is not your typical aquarium. They are a rescue center for marine life. Their goal is to rescue, rehabilitate and release animals back into their natural habitat if possible. You will fall in love with their animals, including the famous Winter and Hope.
Adult - $21.95
Child - $16.95
Senior - $19.95
2 & Under - Free
Clearwater Marine Aquarium Operating hours for 2017:
January 17 - February 17: 10 A.M.- 6 P.M.
February 18 - February 20: 9 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
February 21 - March 10: 10 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
March 11 - April 23: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
April 24 - May 26: 10 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
May 27 - May 29: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
May 30 - June 9: 10 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
June 10 - August 13: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
August 14 - September 1: 10 A.M. - 6 P.M.
September 2 - September 4: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
September 5 - November 19: 10 A.M. - 6 P.M.
November 20 - November 26: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
November 23: CLOSED
November 27 - December 17: 10 A.M. - 6 P.M.
December 18 - December 31: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M.
December 24: 9 A.M. - 2 P.M.
December 25: CLOSED
December 31: 9 A.M. - 4 P.M.
Plan Your Trip:
Winter the Dolphin, the famous resident of Clearwater Marine Aquarium.
If you are visiting the area, be sure to check out the Tampa Bay CityPass for discounted admission to not only the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, but also Busch Gardens Tampa, The Florida Aquarium, Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo and either the Chihuly Collection or the Museum of Science and Industry.