St. Augustine Aquarium in St. Augustine, FL

2045 State Road 16St. Augustine, FL 32084
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Dive into underwater exploration at St. Augustine Aquarium. No, really! You can get a firsthand look at a natural Florida reef habitat in the snorkel adventure. Plus, the interactive exhibits throughout allow visitors to touch a starfish, learn about our oceans, and feed sharks. The aquarium is also dedicated to educating visitors about conservation efforts to protect marine life.

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Good To Know

  • Open Tuesday-Sunday from 10:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Snorkel tickets must be purchased in advance.
  • Located 0.7 miles east of Route 95 off exit 318.
  • Shark and stingray feedings at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm.
  • A gift and snack shop are onsite.


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Come enjoy a day of interaction with some of Florida’s most beautiful marine species and touch invertebrates, feed the sharks, or dig for shark teeth!

The St Augustine Aquarium is interactive, educational, and FUN! Touch Horseshoe Crabs, Starfish, and more, see over 200 Florida Reef fish & Cownose Rays, and more! Educational presentations daily.

For the adventurous, snorkel up close and personal with sea life in a natural Florida reef environment. Hand-feed fish, rays, or both while snorkeling! We supply wetsuits, masks, snorkels, vests, and shoes. All you need is a bathing suit, towel, and dry clothes. Clear vision rafts are also available by request as part of your snorkel package.

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Frequently Asked Questions about St. Augustine Aquarium

Where is St. Augustine Aquarium located?

The St. Augustine Aquarium is located at 2045 FL-16, St. Augustine, FL 32084. 0.7 mile east of I-95 off of the 318 exit on Rt 16 ( next to the Courtyard Marriott).

What are the hours of operation?

The St. Augustine Aquarium is open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Sunday.

Are there interactive exhibits for visitors?

Yes, the aquarium offers hands-on experiences and interactive exhibits, such as touch tanks, where you can touch and learn about various marine creatures.

What is included in the Snorkel Adventure?

The snorkel adventure ticket includes admission to the St. Augustine Aquarium, a wetsuit, snorkel, and mask. Guests must bring a bathing suit and towel, as well as a change of dry clothes. Children ages 4-12 must snorkel with an adult.

What marine life can I expect to see at the aquarium?

The aquarium houses a diverse range of marine animals, including fish, rays, sharks, turtles, and invertebrates found in local Florida waters.

Is the aquarium suitable for all ages?

Yes, the St. Augustine Aquarium is designed to be family-friendly and offers activities and exhibits suitable for visitors of all ages.