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Charleston Aquarium

Charleston Aquarium



Are you looking for a great activity that the entire family will enjoy during your trip to Charleston South Carolina?  If so, the Charleston Aquarium offers an educational break from the Charleston heat.

Here’s why to choose the Charleston Aquarium for your vacation: 

  • Instructor-led educational programs designed to entertain and educate your entire family.
  • A wide-range of interactive and educational programs and exhibits keep you entertained for hours.
  • The excitement and wonder of thousands of creatures is complemented by our educational talks, live feeds and even a hands-on touch pool.

    Charleston Aquarium hand-touch pool

    Kid’s touching sea creatures

  • This rare and exciting opportunity allows visitors of all ages to make connections between the classroom and the real world.
  • You will leave with an increased fascination and respect for nature

Charleston Aquarium is a great place to take the entire family.  Whether you love marine life or you are just looking to escape Charleston’s hot summers, this is one place you cannot miss.