Ripley’s Aquarium

1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Ripley’s Aquarium
Craving an unforgettable family adventure? Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach offers year-round aquatic excitement at  the Broadway at the Beach entertainment complex.

Animal Encounters

Sloth Valley: Meet Cleo and Rico, our captivating two-toed sloths in Sloth Valley. Reserve your sloth encounter for a behind-the-scenes tour an a hangout session with the sloths.
Penguin Playhouse: Witness the playful penguins steal the show at Ripley’s Penguin Playhouse. Additional penguin adventures are available, including a 30-minute encounter or a 45-minute VIP experience that includes a painting made by your new penguin friend.
Interactive Displays: The Heart of the Aquarium beckons with fascinating touch tanks, where you can come face-to-face with jellyfish and other intriguing creatures. Unleash your inner scientist at Norman’s Water Lab, where learning is a splash!
Oceanic Marvels: Brace yourself for the awe-inspiring Dangerous Reef. Glide through a transparent tunnel for breathtaking encounters with majestic sharks, giant sawfish, and a dazzling array of marine life in the colossal 750,000-gallon exhibit. Explore diverse aquatic ecosystems and lose yourself in the underwater adventure!

Seasonal Fun

During the winter months, immerse yourself in the festive spirit with Ripley’s renowned Festival of Trees. Witness the magic of the holidays with South Carolina’s largest collection of Christmas trees beautifully decorated to represent the 50 states.
Dive into an unforgettable adventure at Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach!

Ripley’s Aquarium

1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

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Sunday-Saturday: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Attraction Types

  • Kids
  • Museums
  • Wildlife

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