Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach Tickets, Myrtle Beach, SC

1110 Celebrity CircleMyrtle Beach, SC 29577
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Overview

Boasting 85,000 square feet of interactive experiences and exhibits, Ripley’s Aquarium Myrtle Beach is an aquatic wonderland that’s fun for all ages. This Broadway at the Beach attraction houses over 10,000 exotic sea creatures of more than 350 species in exhibits like Rio Amazon, Dangerous Reef, Ray Bay, Rainbow Rock, Penguin Playhouse, and more.

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Good To Know

  • The aquarium features hands-on exhibits and touch tanks with more than 10,000 sea creatures including exotic fish, seahorses, jellyfish, stingrays, and sharks.
  • Allow at least 2 hours or more to explore the entire aquarium.
  • There is free parking in front of the aquarium and all around Broadway at the Beach.
  • The best way to beat the crowds is by arriving early or later in the afternoon, especially during peak times.
  • You can try different activities at the aquarium for an additional fee, including penguin encounters, stingray experience, and more.
  • Re-entry is allowed. Make sure to get a hand stamp in the gift shop to return later on the same day.

Description

from Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Experience an underwater world of wonder at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, located in Broadway at the Beach entertainment and dining complex on South Carolina's Grand Strand.

Ripley's Aquarium Myrtle Beach is a sprawling 85,000-square-foot aquarium that's literally teeming with life—over 10,000 exotic fish and sea creatures, such as sea turtles and barracudas. Come face to fin with the largest collection of sharks in South Carolina, and experience a variety of touch tanks where you can touch stingrays, bamboo sharks, horseshoe crabs, and jellyfish.

Exhibits at Ripley's Aquarium Include:
  • Rio Amazon
  • Ocean Wonders
  • Tropical Rainforest
  • Friendship Flats
  • Planet Jellies
  • Penguin Playhouse
  • Savage Seas
  • Ray Bay
  • Rainbow Rock
  • Sloth Valley
  • Dangerous Reef
  • Living Gallery
  • Systems Control
  • Discovery Center
  • Glass Bottom Boats (Additional Cost)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

How long does it take to tour the aquarium?

It's best to allow at least 2 hours or more to tour the aquarium.

Is there parking?

Yes, you'll find plenty of complimentary parking on site in front of the aquarium and around Broadway at the Beach.

Can I take pictures and videos?

Yes, absolutely! Feel free to take pictures and videos to share with your friends and family.

Can I leave and re-enter on the same day?

Yes. When you exit the aquarium, ask for a hand stamp in the gift store if you wish to return later on the same day.

Are pets allowed inside?

Only ADA-defined service animals are permitted inside.

Is the aquarium wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the aquarium is wheelchair and stroller accessible.

Do you have wheelchairs and strollers for rent?

Yes. Wheelchairs can be used free of charge while strollers are available for rent. You'll find both at the guest services.