Questions and answers

How long does it take to walk through the Austin Aquarium?

How long does it take to walk through the Austin Aquarium?

approximately 1.5 to 2 hours
How long does it take to go through the Aquarium? It takes approximately 1.5 to 2 hours to tour the Aquarium.

Is the Austin Aquarium inside?

This is NOT an aquarium. It is a re-modeled grocery store in a strip mall that has a few tanks inside.

Does the Austin Aquarium have sharks?

Guests are encouraged to hand-feed sharks, rays, birds, and fish. Get up close and personal with our kangaroos and Lemurs, or pet one of our caiman lizards. Above all, the Austin Aquarium promotes education through an engaging experience in a safe and comfortable environment.

How much does the Austin Aquarium cost?

General Admission prices are $9.95 for ages 2 – 11, $14.95 for ages 12 and up and $12.95 for seniors and military members. Save $2 when you buy online! The Austin Aquarium is open Sunday – Thursday from 10 am – 7 pm and from 10 am – 8 pm on Friday and Saturday.

Does Austin have aquarium or zoo?

Animal Encounters – Austin Aquarium. Each of our animal encounters are unique, and rewarding. In fact, the Austin and San Antonio Aquariums are the only facilities in the United States where guests can interact and pet lemurs!

What can you do for free in Austin?

27 Fun Free Things to Do in Austin, TX — Places to Go for Free!

  • Live Shows at Waterloo Records & Video. 600 N Lamar Blvd.
  • Blanton Museum of Art. 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
  • Barton Creek Greenbelt.
  • Texas State Capitol.
  • Yoga at Cherrywood Coffeehouse.
  • Elisabet Ney Museum.
  • Zilker Park.
  • Congress Bridge Bats.

Who owns Austin aquarium?

Ammon Covino
Austin Aquarium co-owner Ammon Covino was indicted in February for three counts of illegal purchase of wildlife, including three spotted eagle rays and two lemon sharks.

What animals are at the Austin aquarium?

Among the exhibits, you can experience:


Do you have to wear a mask at the Austin Zoo?

Mask Recommendation: All Austin Zoo staff must wear masks in public areas of the Zoo and are not allowed to work if they are sick.

How can I spend 2 days in Austin?

Here’s our 2 day weekend in Austin, Texas itinerary!

  • Epoch Coffee.
  • Franklin Barbecue.
  • Texas State Capitol Building.
  • Lick’s Honest Ice Creams.
  • Beautiful Murals of Austin.
  • Ann and Roy Butler Hike & Bike Trail.
  • Bats Under the Congress Avenue Bridge.
  • Rainey Street Historical District.