Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center
The mission of the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center is to inspire conservation of the marine environment through education, research and sustainable practices.
The VA Aquarium has a wide selection of Marine life. They host many exhibits that allow you to interact with the animals and their keepers. Or go on a whale/dolphin watching boat ride. If you have a thrill for heights and swinging be sure to check out their Ziplining (Ages 5 and up)
Aquarium focused on Virginia marine life, past & present, with an IMAX theater, boat tour & aviary.
This is the place to go for fascinating family fun! So much to see and do... Outside nature paths, treetop adventure, and aviary… inside tanks displaying the wonders of the marine world... interactive areas for the kids.
“Just up the street from Flamingo Cottage. A fun local landmark to visit. Climb to the top of the lighthouse and take in the view!”
“Small but vibrant art collection and special events. Great for a rainy day.”
“Scenic park full of wildlife and beautiful cypress trees. Great place to take a hike or go kayaking. ”
“During the summer they host movie nights. Watch a move while floating or swimming. ”