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Ripley's Aquarium

#9 of 119 things to do in Myrtle Beach Features Animals
1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-7465
+1 843-916-0888
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Glide on 330ft moving path beneath the Dangerous Reef! TOUCH sharks, stingrays, hermit crabs & jellies! Experience a world of eels, colorful fish, mermaids & poisonous predators! NOW OPEN - Glass Bottom Boat Adventure! Ripley's Myrtle Beach offers 5 unique attractions open 365 days a year. Don't miss all the fun!
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-7465
+1 843-916-0888
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great time. We all had a blast from first walking in the door to the glass bottom boat ride to the mermaid show.

Thank t0t1963
Reviewed yesterday

This a nice place for a family. The kids will enjoy themselves. They have the over look of the sharks and fish. The sting rays are in the water with the "mermaids". It's a nice afternoon adventure.

Thank Monica G
Reviewed yesterday

I paid for 12 yr old to do this as a birthday present . It was worth every dollar . he not only got to swim with the Rays , he got the backstage tour, a shirt and great pictures. The tour guides Mike H...More

Thank Yashu402
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hot outside.......cool inside! The displays of Aquatic Beauty! So big, lots to see and when you just think you can't walk another step.........A Glidepath takes you on a slow movement all around the Shark tank....watch out....overhead there's more!! Beautiful and Breathtaking and worth the money...More

Thank Rose S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took my 9 yo grandson here today. He loved it. It was better than I expected based on previous reviews. Used the coupon to save $5 on admission for the 2 of us. Was crowded but again, not as bad as others have stated. Went...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Aquariums are always a good time. It's hard to go wrong with a decision to go, especially on a rainy day at the beach. This aquarium has a good variety but I feel like there could be more. The kids there loved it. Lots of...More

Thank DBalm
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good adventure although a bit pricey....kids liked it...saw some sharks..stingrays ..jellyfish....3 yr. old was not very impressed....older children liked it better.

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our second time visiting Ripleys. It's always great. The aquarium is really clean and the staff is friendly and knowledgeable. We do wish there was more to see, more exhibits and such, but what is there is excellent. I could spend all day...More

Thank emilyl413
Reviewed 2 days ago

a perfect break from a hot afternoon or a rainy day. The aquarium has so many different species of fish to see. Take the time for the presentation a very interesting fun show. The aquarium is located at Broadway at the Beach which has many...More

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time.. we left and came back the same day to do it all over again , our favorite part as the shark tunnel

Thank Rose S
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Laurie J
9 August 2017|
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Response from Rn8111 | Reviewed this property |
It looks like they are open most days 9am to 10pm
1 August 2017|
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Response from Jason H | Reviewed this property |
we bought the aquarium tickets at the believe or not attraction and walked right in when we got there, they just scanned the ticket.
John C
27 July 2017|
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Response from Robert U | Reviewed this property |
I would say early on if you don't want crowds. People swim and do the beach during the day, and go out at night. It's at broadway at the beach so it going to be crowded pretty much no matter what.