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National Aquarium, Baltimore, Baltimore
(3.8/5 based on 4,800+ reviews on the web)
Constructed during a 1980s period of urban renewal, National Aquarium, Baltimore shelters more than 17,000 marine animals, representing 750 different species. Dedicated to inspiring conservation of the world's diminishing aquatic treasures and disseminating information about the pressing issues facing endangered habitats around the globe, the aquarium offers educational programs suitable for visitors of all ages. You can learn about the dangers threatening the planet's rain forests and coral reefs, or visit the marine mammal pavilion to observe Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, most of which were born in captivity. Save a little time for the sea cliffs exhibit, housing several species of seabirds. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Baltimore holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the National Aquarium, Baltimore and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Is an aquarium. But it's worth the visit Yes. I have reviewed my concepts and when I go to place with animals confined I'm starting to wonder if that's for sure! But it's worth the visit.
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  • Spent 2 hrs with no rush walking through. We really enjoyed the layout and how engaging everything else. Favorite part was the live dolphin show at the end. Lots of excited kids having a great time. 
  • We ventured to the aquarium for a day. I was pretty disappointed that you can't bring strollers (I went by myself with a 1 & 2 year old). It is on their FAQs though...I think you can get a baby sling ...  more »