The 85,000 square foot Ripley’s Aquarium is located in Broadway at the Beach. It is one of the five Ripley's attractions in Myrtle Beach. Exhibits at Ripley's Aquarium include: Rio Amazon, Dangerous Reef, Living Gallery, Rainbow Rock, Systems Control, Discovery Center, Ray Bay, Friendship Flats, and SWARM. Live shows featuring sharks and stingrays (live show schedule below).
Ripley’s Aquarium Stingray Experience lets you swim and get up close and personal with stingrays. This experience is currently scheduled only a few times a day at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm.
The most popular exhibit at Ripley’s Aquarium is Dangerous Reef, it includes a 340-foot long glidepath that takes you through an acrylic tunnel and treats you to face to face encounters with snappers, tarpons, grunts, squirrelfish, a green sea turtle, giant stingrays, sawfish, sharks and more.
Ray Bay Dive:
Explore the world of sharks and stingrays while watching stingrays feed out of our diver’s hands.
Have some family fun while learning about the ocean and the amazing animals that call it home.
Rainbow Rock Dive:
During this feeding show you will discover the world of coral reefs and the many colorful fish that live there.
11:00am — Rainbow Rock Dive
12:00pm — Ray Bay Dive
1:00pm — Rainbow Rock Dive
2:00pm — Ray Bay Dive
3:00pm — Rainbow Rock Dive
4:00pm — Ray Bay Dive
5:00pm — Rainbow Rock Dive
6:00pm — Ray Bay Dive
7:00pm — Rainbow Rock Dive
8:00pm — Ray Bay Dive
9:00pm — Rainbow Rock Dive
10:00pm — Ray Bay Dive
Operating hours vary by season. Later shows are only available during extended operating hours. Marine Science schedule varies daily and is posted outside the classroom
Address: 1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Mon-Sat: 9am - 10pm
Sun: 9am - 8pm
Ripley's Aquarium Adult - Price: $ 20.99
Aquarium Child 2-5 - Price: $ 4.99
Aquarium Child 6-11 - Price: $ 11.99
Kids under 2 are free.