Activities

Activities

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Activities

Boat and Kayak ToursKids' CampsSpectrum TheaterBehind the Scenes Tour
sea life safari boat tour

Make your trip extraordinary and let our team provide you with an unforgettable boating experience that showcases Clearwater, Florida’s natural splendor. We have multiple guided kayak and boat tour options available.

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Kids Camp Snorkel

Immerse your child in CMA’s renowned camp programs educating ages Pre-K – 8th grade.

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Bright House Theater

Relax and take your educational experience to the next level in our contemporary theater.

The theater monitor provides daily show times.

Regular Theater Showings include:

“Winter, the Dolphin that Can” Documentary – Watch the inspiring true story of our most famous dolphin.

“Winter’s Inspiration”– Watch how the story of Winter the dolphin inspires us all.

behind the scenes tour

Dive into all of the action at CMA and receive an elite tour showcasing our mission at work.

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Boat and Kayak Tours
sea life safari boat tour

Make your trip extraordinary and let our team provide you with an unforgettable boating experience that showcases Clearwater, Florida’s natural splendor. We have multiple guided kayak and boat tour options available.

LEARN MORE
Kids' Camps
Kids Camp Snorkel

Immerse your child in CMA’s renowned camp programs educating ages Pre-K – 8th grade.

LEARN MORE
Spectrum Theater
Bright House Theater

Relax and take your educational experience to the next level in our contemporary theater.

The theater monitor provides daily show times.

Regular Theater Showings include:

“Winter, the Dolphin that Can” Documentary – Watch the inspiring true story of our most famous dolphin.

“Winter’s Inspiration”– Watch how the story of Winter the dolphin inspires us all.

Behind the Scenes Tour
behind the scenes tour

Dive into all of the action at CMA and receive an elite tour showcasing our mission at work.

LEARN MORE BOOK NOW
Dolphin Stranding Demonstration

Daily Presentations

We offer a variety of educational presentations throughout the day.
  • Meet our Sea Turtles
  • Stingray Presentation and Feeding
  • From Sand to Sea: Sea Turtle Population
  • Meet our River Otters
  • Dolphin Anatomy Game
  • Dolphin Stranding Demonstration
  • Tail Talk

Presentations are subject to change without notice.

Group Snorkel

SNORKELING ADVENTURE

Join a marine biologist from Clearwater Marine Aquarium on a 1.5-hour excursion. Enjoy a short boat ride to a nearby spoil island. Spend time on the beach relaxing, take a swim in the nearby waters, or go snorkeling and get up close to many of the area’s intertidal animals in the protected waters of Clearwater Bay’s grass beds. Sea urchins, crabs, sea stars and snails are among the common finds. Admission to the aquarium is not required or included with this program.

Swimwear, towels, and Snorkeling gear are NOT provided. Bring your own snorkeling gear (including closed toed shoes).
Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm
Price: $25.00 per person
Minimum age: 6 years old

You are more than welcome to wander our facility at your leisure, but we recommend taking part in some or many of our activities to learn more about what we do, enhance your experience and get the most from your visit. While some activities require an additional fee, many are free and included with your general admission ticket.

Trainer for a Day Dolphin Encounter

Animal Encounters

Get up-close with our resident animals and learn about caring for them, feeding, enrichment and husbandry behavior with one of our Animal Care Specialists.

Dolphin Photo Opportunity

Photo Opportunities

Have your picture taken with one of our resident dolphins! Includes a souvenir photo you can take home with you.

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