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National Park Aquarium

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209 Central Ave, 209 Central Ave, 71901, Hot Springs, Arkansas, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3527
+1 501-624-3474
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Worth every dollar and more!

To preface, my family LOVES zoos and aquariums. We are frequently finding ourselves at all sorts of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kpryor89
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Dallas, Texas
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Ok short treat

This aquarium is more of a small aqua/ reptilian zoo exhibit than aquarium. Since it only costs... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve C
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Anniston, Alabama
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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“small aquarium” (12 reviews)
“unique fish” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
209 Central Ave, 209 Central Ave, 71901, Hot Springs, Arkansas, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3527
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209 Central Ave, 209 Central Ave, 71901, Hot Springs, Arkansas, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3527
+1 501-624-3474
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

To preface, my family LOVES zoos and aquariums. We are frequently finding ourselves at all sorts of animal parks and petting zoos more than any other attraction. I was a bit reserved on seeing this attraction after reading some reviews. I am so glad I...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This aquarium is more of a small aqua/ reptilian zoo exhibit than aquarium. Since it only costs $6, it’s worth the time and a few bucks to see some interesting critters, from piranhas to tarantulas. Don’t expect a huge aquarium with sharks and large fish...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is a small aquarium, but it was fun. We did this as an alternative because the activity we wanted to do was closed, for the season. The animals were well cared for, and the staff was friendly. The tortoise was the best.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

My 13 yr old daughter begged me to take her into this place. Even after reading the terrible reviews, I gave in and we went. Just like the other reviews say...it was a big waste of my time and money. I actually felt bad for...More

Thank TabathaInDallasTX
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Surprising collection for a small space! Loved the tortoise, especially but the whole place was interesting. I have been to several aquariums and still haven't seen some of the fish that were in this aquarium

Thank Miranda E
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Kind of small, but well maintained. Children would like this! We enjoyed it. Informative cards at each exhibit

Thank MRSbrown17
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We chose not to enter after looking through the tinted door window. It is made out to be more than it is.

Thank randywendy
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This place is small and I don't think it has anything to do with a National Park. The grandson liked it especially with the large turtle that was crawling around the aquarium floors.

Thank djlgkm
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The family and I are in hot springs for our yearly vacation. We wanted to do something we haven't done before while here. Decided to go to aquarium. Kinda small and outdated but still fun and fairly inexpensive.

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

My wife and I recently visited the aquarium. Having visited many aquariums across the country, this one was somewhat of a disappointment. It is dark and poorly lighted and somewhat small; however, there is some good news here in that there are some interesting and...More

Thank jrsmith8
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Sadiemaples67
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Response from Jason D | Reviewed this property |
4.50 for kids, 6.00 for adults
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PANDORA65
29 January 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
It is handicap accessible. There are no scooters for rent.
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Malisa W
14 May 2016|
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Response from radashley2001 | Reviewed this property |
I think it was $4 or $5 for a child to get into the aquarium but can't remember for sure. I know it didn't cost much for me and my child to get in at all. Hope that helps!!
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