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Ripley's Aquarium

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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!
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“moving walkway” (188 reviews)
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1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-7465
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+1 843-916-0888
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"shark tunnel"
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"horseshoe crabs"
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"moving walkway"
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"sea life"
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"glass bottom boat"
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"touch tank"
in 99 reviews
"sharks swim"
in 83 reviews
"conveyor belt"
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"sting ray"
in 78 reviews
"behind the scenes"
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"rainy day"
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"gift shop"
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"clams"
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"all ages"
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"little pricey"
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"great for kids"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

I was not excited to be going here but went along with the group. We did not have any children with us and I was pleasantly surprised. I had a great time. Very entertaining

Thank Jill S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nothing special. If you were to go to any other aquarium Ripley's would probably be worse. The staff was nothing special. There were not any special exhibits. Nothing was bad though.

Thank Torrential_downpour
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I thought the examples of sea life here were amazing from leafy sea dragons to sea horses to several kinds of jelly fish. The displays were colorful and pleasing to the eye and the music that was piped in really added to the displays. The...More

Thank gloriamaris
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This venue will not disappoint, from the youngster to the elders a wonderful experience. For everyone great hands on experience and very good exhibits.

Thank Ann M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A nicely done little aquarium with tons of fish. The displays were interesting and allowed everyone to see the specimans at their best. The jelly fish were so beautiful and you are able to visit a tank and actually touch them. This was like visiting...More

Thank AnitaS484
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s our family tradition to go to Ripley’s aquarium every Christmas Eve. It’s always such an awesome time! We highly recommend splurging for the glass bottom boat ride, my sons personal favorite!

Thank themamacakes
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The aquarium was fantastic all the beautiful aquatic life was breathe taking and the kids had a blast with everything to see they got back to the room and was begging to go back the next day.

Thank iwarren226
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to visit! It's a bit small but pretty amazing. Kids loved it,I loved it, wife loved it!! Looking forward to going back.

Thank Brian B
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Purchased tickets along with dinner show. Nice aquarium and greatly appreciated the standing conveyor belt. Gives everyone front line access throughout the displays.

Thank shane h
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tunnels to see the aquarium were amazing. Petting the jellyfish was also fun. The whole facility is much smaller than I expected.

Thank Jennifer P
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NC-Dandalion
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Response from mamadeetravels | Reviewed this property |
If it's not a day off from school I suspect it would be the same as any Friday, but if you have concerns, I would just give them a call. Really fun place!
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mskay12162017
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Response from JohnV9812 | Reviewed this property |
it's about a 15 min drive. It's well worth it.
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Laurie J
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Response from Rn8111 | Reviewed this property |
It looks like they are open most days 9am to 10pm
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