This facility takes you inside the movie. You’ll find re-built scenes, movie images and a variety of the props used in the filming of Dolphin Tale. These props have all been graciously donated by Alcon Entertainment.
Movie Display Areas:
- Dolphin Water Play
- Beach Rescue
- Winter Video Wall
- Sawyer’s Garage
- Sawyer’s Bikes
- Dr. McCarthy’s Lab
- The Crow’s Nest Houseboat
- Dock Rufus the Pelican
- 3D Camera Area
- Kyle’s Braces
- The Nelson House History of Winter’s Tail
- Winter’s Gel Wall
- Florida Watershed
- Winter’s Friends
For a hands on experience, visit the Live Touch Tank with local species within the same touch tank used for Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2.
Center Heart of Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure
Your adventure will also include access to an interactive kid’s area, Winter’s true tail history, a Lion Fish exhibit and an expanded retail store.
Our newest exhibit will blow you away! Have you ever experienced a hurricane? Do you want to feel the whipping winds, torrential rain and awesome power of Florida’s biggest natural disaster? We are excited to present our Hurricane Exhibit, where visitors can do just that!
Winter’s Gallery of Hope
is a collection of original letters, pictures, and testimonials from people all over the world who have been inspired by Winter’s journey. From young, aspiring marine biologists to US veterans who have overcome limb loss, guests will be able to immerse themselves in the stories of real people whose lives have been changed at CMA.
Also be sure to check WDTA’s Feed a Puffer Fish Program, where visitors can feed our Striped Burrfish!
Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure is currently only open on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and seasonal dates. Please see the calendar below:
300 Cleveland Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
*Admission to Winter’s Tale Dolphin Adventure is FREE with your paid admission to Clearwater Marine Aquarium; park for free at both WDTA and CMA and take a complimentary Jolley Trolley or boat shuttle ride between the two facilities!