Adventure Aquarium

1 Riverside Dr (at Delaware River), Camden, NJ 08103, United States
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  • Today
    • 10:00 AM–3:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 10:00 AM–3:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 9:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 9:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 10:00 AM–3:00 PM
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    Rachel L.
    "The Shark tunnel is awesome!"(5 Tips)
    Amelia N.
    "I loved touching sharks and sting rays!"(3 Tips)
    Mark J.
    "Get there are 10am when they open, by 2pm it get's kind of crowded."(7 Tips)
    Hannah R.
    "The hippos are the best part, by far!"(9 Tips)
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  • Amelia N.

    The employees are friendly, the place is clean, and everything is really beautiful. I loved touching sharks and sting rays!

    Amelia Newmark · 1 week ago
  • Dale A.

    The layout is designed to keep people moving, which is good because it gets crowded. Shark Tunnel is great. Also designed so you can skip Zone C (kids zone) if you don't need to go there.

    Dale Andrews · 1 week ago
  • Keith B.

    Immediately after entering, stop at the info desk for a free ticket for the "top of the tank" tour.

    Keith Beck · 3 weeks ago
  • Shauna O.

    Fun place to take the kiddos and there is a nursing room for breastfeeding moms ;) always a plus

  • Michelle J.

    Love the exhibits here. The shark tunnel is very cool

    Michelle Jones · March 28
  • Mike A.

    Great place to visit. Lots a exhibits. Attended and volunteered for the MS walk pep rally

    Mike A. · March 11
  • Josh M.

    Nice aquarium but not worth the money

    Josh Miller · January 5
  • Nikki F.

    Everything except the food. Eat before or after you go.

    Nikki Fox · November 7, 2014
  • Brandon C.

    Great kid area! Lots of areas to touch and play

    Brandon Cain · October 15, 2014
  • Janet H.

    Do the 4D show-totally worth it!

    Janet Height · August 16, 2014
  • Stephen P.

    Was OK. Not worth the high price tag and not really worth the 1.5hr drive

    Stephen Park · August 11, 2014
  • Anthony C.

    When I went I was with a camp and there must had been at least 10 camps there, so it was extremely crowded. The overall experience was pretty good.

    Anthony C · July 30, 2014
  • Keith P.

    Complete waste of time and a ridiculous amount of money, make the trip to Baltimore to see a real aquarium.

    Keith Pachulski · July 19, 2014
  • Perch Pub

    Hippo's Too

    Perch Pub · June 27, 2014
  • Julie R.

    Spring time? Go after 1 o'clock, after field trips go home.

    Julie Rhoads · May 23, 2014
  • Julie R.

    Their website said to arrive after one o'clock because of school field trips....listen to them! It was so much nicer after hundreds of kids left.

    Julie Rhoads · May 23, 2014
  • Elizabeth R.

    Great lots of fun

    Elizabeth Richardson · May 8, 2014
  • Steven S.

    Always a good time!:)

    Steven Sharp · April 4, 2014
  • Steven S.

    Always a good time!😊❤️❤️

    Steven Sharp · April 3, 2014
  • Katrina S.

    Arrive before 12:30pm or after 2pm if you want to avoid the crowds.

    Katrina Schecter · March 29, 2014
  • Rachael G.

    Hippos aren't there until April

    Rachael Grodzielanek · March 21, 2014
  • Eric A.

    Find Nemo!

    Eric Andersen · January 2, 2014
  • JMS

    Pack a lunch.

    JMS · January 1, 2014
  • Eric A.

    Do Zone D first — the shark tunnel gets more crowded as the day goes on!

    Eric Andersen · December 30, 2013
  • Eric A.

    Pro tip: The Aquarium Cafe is crowded and expensive — eat at Bain's Deli next door instead. Make sure to get your hands stamped!

    Eric Andersen · December 30, 2013
  • Eric A.

    Nice decorations around the holidays!

    Eric Andersen · December 30, 2013
  • Eric A.

    Open daily 10-5, but plan to get here before 11:30 to avoid long lines for tickets

    Eric Andersen · December 30, 2013
  • Leonid M.

    One of just a few places open on the Christmas day (11am-3pm). And they they have a Scuba Santa!

    Leonid Makarov · December 25, 2013
  • Tommy P.

    Excellent time.

    Tommy Parsons · November 17, 2013
  • Erik C.

    This small but fun aquarium in jersey right before Philly is so much fun. It has all typical animals a shark show and 2 touch tanks. U can even swim with the sharks. It has a great gift shop.

    Erik Cintron · November 5, 2013
  • Emily C.

    Not as long as it looks. But still pretty cool.

    Emily Calderon · October 28, 2013
  • Allison M.

    Go see the hippos at the end of the day. They know it's feeding time and are most active

    Allison Miller · September 28, 2013
  • Vicki J.

    It was great fun.

    Vicki Jenkins · September 4, 2013
  • Todd

    Fund raiser. For MS. Very well put together. Donations for national multiple sclerosis society.

    Todd · August 29, 2013
  • Abel Felipe Z.

    It was amazing. Beautiful animals, especially penguins and sharks !! I love it really worth

    Abel Felipe Zambrano · August 24, 2013
  • Kat S.

    Don't miss out on petting the sharks and stingrays! Be gentle ;)

    Kat S. · August 19, 2013
  • C E.

    This place is a lot of fun for kids but expensive. Still worth it if you're in Camden. Keep in mind that during the week it's packed w/ school groups which can make it a bit of hassle to get around.

    C Edwards · August 3, 2013
  • Geraldo s.

    go when a lot of money

    Geraldo st.louis · August 2, 2013
  • Cristina D.

    Great placr for the whole family, the exibits were the best ive ever seen and the staff are so nice!

    Cristina Diaz · July 28, 2013
  • Darren M.

    Overpriced for the experience. Rude people and poor crowd control. Baltimore National Aquarium any day.

    Darren Meiser · July 28, 2013
  • Leslie N.

    Nice day adventure

    Leslie Novak-Oliver · July 20, 2013
  • Mandi V.

    If you want to avoid crowds, come during the week. Unless its summertime, then it's ALWAYS crowded.

    Mandi Viani-Roccia · July 18, 2013
  • Charles G.

    Family Fun

    Charles G · July 13, 2013
  • Gabrielle P.

    Getting an annual pass is a good idea! Went 3 times so far with it and already saved money. It's great for kids (zone C is now a kids zone) and 4D spongebob movie is cute. I love the aquarium

    Gabrielle Papandrea · June 25, 2013
  • Rachel L.

    The Shark tunnel is awesome!

    Rachel Leh · June 19, 2013
  • R P.

    Small but worth the trip

    R P · June 15, 2013
  • Annie W.

    Want to see live coral? Go to Kid's Zone.

    Annie Wilson · June 10, 2013
  • Jason P.

    Always a great visit. Arrive by 10am, after 1130 it gets packed.

    Jason Pedersen · June 9, 2013
  • Dorian P.

    Definitely coming back....great views and awesome season passes

    Dorian Pendleton · June 8, 2013
  • Joseph K.

    Kids love to touch the sting rays.

    Joseph Kim · June 8, 2013