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511 N Main Street

Hendersonville, NC 28792
Tel/Fax: 828-692-8386

Plan your visit

Fish Availability:

The Aquarium is open to the public:                                             Wednesday thru Saturday 1:00 - 5:00 pm   (last aquarium admission 4:30pm)
Closed on Sunday and Monday
The Center is reserved for groups & events:   
                 Tuesdays 9:00 am - 3:30pm and Wednesday thru Saturday 9:00 -12:00noon


$3.00 p/p for ages 4 to 84 yrs
visitors under 4 yrs & over 84 yrs are FREE

$1.50 for kids 60yrs+  on Wednesdays
$2.00 p/p for groups of 10 or more 
     - large groups please call ahead.


While you are here...ask our student guides about the more than 75 different species of marine and freshwater animals we have.  Enjoy our 20+ displays and engaging materials.   Perhaps design a postcard to send to someone you miss or  write a note for the mermaids.  Create a craft at the discovery table.  Join in a free Tank Talk Class.  Check out our feeding times at 1 & 4 pm, or simply take some time to enjoy a bit of our watery world!
Save these dates! 
April 12    1-3 pm   FREE concert at Frist Citizen Bank Plaza, downtown Hendersonville


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