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Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

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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 - PEARL HARBOR EXHIBIT! Ripley's Myrtle Beach offers 5 unique...more
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1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-7465
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I live aquariums, the employees were very nice and the activities they had for guests such as the live mermaids, was pretty entertaining

Thank lugoimani
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I expect a lot from ripleys aquariums, the one in Gatlinburg, TN is fantastic. This one however let me down a bit. Its much smaller with less exhibits and the price was still fairly high for what you get to experience. I was also expecting...More

Thank Longland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome place! See the sharks over your head, touch the sea creatures, amazing exhibits, lots of places to sit, all on your own time schedule. Has nice gift shop.

Thank travelinglight50
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were really disappointed in the aquarium. It may be great for kids, but otherwise, I would not go and pay $30/person. We have a natural science center near where we live in N.C. and their aquarium blows this one out of...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I took my grandkids there and they reallly enjoyed watching the mermaid show. The sitting area was extremely crowded. The parking area was close to the entrance.

Thank snwbrd18
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Overall I liked it and thought it was educational but during the tunnel visit I didn't totally get that under the sea surrounded by man eating sharks feel. You could look up and see that there are just a few inches of water above you....More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not the biggest aquarium by far but it does offer quite a bit of sea life for it's footprint. From jellyfish to sharks, you'll see and learn about a lot of the seas creatures. And the touch a Sting ray tank (I think that's...More

Thank MickeyG003
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great time there sharks stingrays exotic fish glass tunnel you walk thru as the fish swim above you and people that work there go in the giant tanks and feed the fish well worth it

Thank M5788NIdavid_m
aedgeripleys, Director of Sales at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Ripley's. We appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed petting the Stingrays in their exhibit. We also were able to touch a jelly fish, and horseshoe crab. Watching the Stingrays be fed by hand was very enjoyable as well. The aquarium was all decorated for Christmas and we got lots of...More

Thank Linda53468
aedgeripleys, Public Relations Manager at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Ripley's. We appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 1 week ago

First, I have not been to an aquarium in many...many years. This location is small but chock full of wonderful experiences. The glass bottom boat tour was fantastic! Our guides knew more than just the canned details to share with the passengers. When the elusive...More

Thank Laurie L
aedgeripleys, Director of Sales at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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sarahbowling6608
28 September 2018|
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Response from Pearl0368 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. We went on a Saturday evening around 6pm. It was pleasant. Not to many visitors were there. You can always call ahead to confirm before you get there. Safe travels!
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Sightsee810351
20 August 2018|
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Response from chdmarbndr | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you will need snacks. I sure you could take bottled water. It doesn't take that long.
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sanbobri
21 July 2018|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s all inside. But every one else has the same idea. Will be very crowded
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