Waikiki Aquarium in Honolulu: Getting to Know Amazing Marine Creatures

The Waikiki Aquarium was founded on 19th March 1904. The Waikiki Aquarium is the third oldest aquarium in United States. The Waikiki Aquarium is established with a mission to inspire and promote the understanding and conservation of the pacific marine life. The Aquarium is located at: 2777, Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815.

The aquarium was established with 35 tanks and 400 marine organisms. The regular hours of the aquarium is 9 am to 4.30 pm. The admission fee will get differ according to the age of the visitors. The fee for adult is $9, and for students, senior citizens and military personnel the fee is $6. The youth from the age 13 to 17 are allowed with a fee of $4 and the fee for juniors from the age 5 to 12 is $2. Children under the age of 4 are admitted free.

There are numerous varieties of marine creatures in Waikiki Aquarium. The animals in the aquarium are classified as invertebrates, vertebrates, reptiles and mammals. The invertebrates include cnidarians, worms, mollusks, crustaceans, and Echinoderms. The aquarium schedules school programs, community programs to educate the students and the people to know about the marine life.

The Docent guided tour is the 75 minute program organized by the aquarium. The professional staffs and the volunteers guide the guest in the tour. The tour features 30 minutes of class room presentation. The remaining 45 minutes tour is about the features of aquarium. The tour is organized under the prior reservation and special programs are organized for the guests to know about the aquatic life.

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