C., from Seattle, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, LA, Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Dallas, Carlsbad, Phoenix, Fire Island, Nashville, Tucson, Salem, Portland, Baton Rouge, Charlotte, CA, Salt Lake City, Spain, SC, OK SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium, home to more than 5,000 sea creatures in a variety of ocean habitats, is a fantastic introduction to the world’s oceans.
The aquarium’s diverse habitats include the interactive Touch Pool Experience, where visitors can touch a crab or hold a starfish, and a spectacular underwater tunnel gives a 360-degree view of life underwater.
Fun and informative talks, workshops, and educational presentations are held throughout the day, and a free kids’ quiz trail is a fun way to test creature knowledge.
Sea animals are fed multiple times during open hours, to the delight of both animals and aquarium visitors.
Bronze sculptures by Tom Corbin are tucked away among rainbows of annuals and perennials, and brick pathways link foliage-laden stone walls and lovely fountains.