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Address: 1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6204
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Delight in watching dolphins leap and sea lions play during our spectacular...

Delight in watching dolphins leap and sea lions play during our spectacular shows! Or participate and interact directly with these and other remarkable marine animals including stingrays, sharks, and otters in our new interactive programming (additional fee applies). Enjoy educational exhibits and beautiful ocean views. Open daily at 9am.

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We had fun here, make sure to see the shows. Location is beautiful, right on the beach. Staff are very helpful and friendly.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
wildcat5415
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st. louis, mo
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199 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This very well maintained marine park has some great up close experiences with marine animals. We did the turtle and reptiles and had a blast. the kids learned a lot and it was very interesting to get a behind the scenes look as well. The concessions were good as well. Very reasonable gift shop.

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Thank pickybiz
st. louis, mo
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36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had fun here, make sure to see the shows. Location is beautiful, right on the beach. Staff are very helpful and friendly.

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Thank wildcat5415
Madison, Mississippi, United States
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We bought an 'encounter' for our grandson. He got to be face to face with the sea lions and seals and LOVED it. I overheard others that had been on the snorkeling adventure saying how much they enjoyed it. Very informative and the animals shows are great.

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Thank Melanie A
Dartmouth, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited three times now. The first as a couple. Than we brought our visiting children and pre-teen grand children, who swam with the ray fish. The third visit was with a 22 month old grand child who loved watching the fish.

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Thank wdmnhill
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The dolphins show was very cool 😎 and sea lions was nice as well. I love dolphins and the windows on the bottom of the tank we're awesome 👏 we were able to see the dolphins 🐬 from the bottom. Just love ❤️

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Waco, Texas
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very small and easily seen in thirty minutes. Honestly very underwhelming, probably more interesting if you book a private encounter.

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Tulsa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunset Camp is well worth the time and money. We were nervous about signing up our daughter (9) because it was 5 hours long, and she wouldn't know anyone, but the minute we walked into the lobby we knew it was the right decision. All the kids had name tags, a sunset camp shirt, and the event guides greeted us... More 

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Thank Aaron W
Branson, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went this week and did the Dolphin Splash Encounter and it was wonderful!!! It was a little chilly, but we still had lots of fun. The trainers were nice and the lady working in the gift shop was so kind and helpful. We had our pictures taken and they turned our FABULOUS and the girl who sold them to... More 

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Frankly, for an area like Destin/Fort Walton Beach, I was surprised at the state this small attraction was in. It is really "underwhelming". And the adult entry fee, $21.95, for what you get, is very steep. I realize this was off-season and the main dolphin tank had been damaged so that we had to view that show in a different... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family loved it here! We caught the dolphin show and it was mesmerizing! We also enjoyed seeing all the other animals. The kids loved that they could touch some of them! (Me, not so much! 🙈) PBS kids was there so the girls also got to see some of their favorite tv characters. We will be back.

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