Best Attractions & Activities, Attractions near American Airlines Center, Things to Do with Kids, Sightseeing: From the outside, you may not even realize what a fantastic spot the Dallas World Aquarium really is! Frenzied crocodile feedings, exotic birds soaring freely overhead, a 40-foot waterfall and mesmerizing Mayan dance performances are just a sliver of the thrilling sights and sounds awaiting visitors in the multi-level rainforest of the Dallas World Aquarium. This fantastically fun, one-of-a-kind zoological park features such incredible highlights as free-roaming New World monkeys, rare Antillean manatees, sloths, crocodiles, a panther, sea turtles, majestic jaguars, frolicsome otters, car-sized catfish, a 400,000-gallon shark tank and heartwarming sloth and penguin feedings. The aquarium is stroller-friendly, so it's perfect for young families.
Local Expert Denise Brandenberg Says:
Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: The Dallas World Aquarium is the perfect Dallas attraction for rainy, cold or hot days!
Best for Attractions near American Airlines Center Because: The Dallas World Aquarium is the best attraction near the AA Center within walking distance!
Best for Things to Do with Kids Because: The Dallas World Aquarium is perfect for rainy days with kids in Dallas.
Best for Sightseeing Because: The Dallas World Aquarium is one of Dallas' best sightseeing spots - great for visitors of all ages and perfect during any time of the year.