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Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium, Dauphin Island
(4.1/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web)
*Prices subject to change without notice.

**The Estuarium is a handicapped-accessible facility.

Hours of Operation



Summer Hours

March 1 - August 31

Monday to Saturday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Sunday 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm



Winter Hours

September 1- February 28/29

Monday to Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm



Admissions:

Adult $10.00

Children (5-18) or Students with ID $6.00

Seniors $8.00

Group rates available.

AAA and Military discounts.
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  • They have a lot of interesting data, screens and fish tanks, etc. Kids would have a good time learning. They have Stringray tank for feeding and touching. Learned more about the Gulf oil spill. 
  • We spent several hours here and had a great time. The displayed were very informative and the aquariums were awesome. We really enjoyed the stingray touch tank! 
  • We went to the Sea Lab and had about 45 minutes to go through it and we did and the kids enjoyed it and loved all the different types of fish especially the Doctor Fish. But when it hit 5 I clock that...  more »