Marineland Dolphin Adventure St. Augustine, FL

9600 Oceanshore BlvdSt. Augustine, FL 32080
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Swim with dolphins and create an ocean of memories at Marineland Dolphin Adventure, the world’s first oceanarium. This dolphin conservation center in St. Augustine, Florida offers a variety of unique programs that allow you to interact with their world-famous residents. Splash with a bottlenose dolphin, create a painting with a dolphin artist, and much more!

up to 0.5 hrs

Good To Know

  • Choose the animal encounter or experience that suits your interests.
  • General Admission is included with all dolphin encounters and programs.
  • Dolphin encounter times range based on the experience purchased.
  • Jewelry cannot be worn during dolphin encounters.
  • Encounter group sizes vary depending on the program and animal management plan.


from Marineland Dolphin Adventure
Marineland Dolphin Adventure is an oceanfront playground that has been creating unforgettable experiences for over 80 years. And today, the world’s first oceanarium enchants guests from across the globe with one-of-a-kind and truly unforgettable dolphin experiences.

See Marineland's world-famous dolphins swim and play, and watch sea turtles and sand tiger sharks in Neptune Park with all day admission. Experience dolphins through underwater viewing windows as they swim, and play alongside the pristine Atlantic coastline.

Connect with the animals at Marineland through a variety of hands-on experiences. Choose from interactive programs with habitat viewing access or poolside interaction that's perfect for land-loving guests, to programs that offer the opportunity to immerse yourself in the dolphins' aquatic world and swim with dolphins. Experience these amazing animals for yourself.

However you choose to experience Marineland, you’ll enjoy both an incredible place to play and the opportunity to join in the adventure of preserving marine life for future generations.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Marineland Dolphin Adventure

Where is Marineland Dolphin Adventure located?

Marineland Dolphin Adventure is located at 9600 N. Ocean Shore Blvd., St. Augustine, FL 32080, just south of St. Augustine on scenic A1A.

Where can I park?

Parking is free at Marineland Dolphin Adventure and is located directly beside the facility.

What can I bring to Marineland?

This is an outdoor facility, so sunscreen and weather appropriate clothing is recommended. Reusable and refillable water bottles are also recommended. Please note: drinking straws and balloons are prohibited. No weapons are allowed within the facility.

Can I wear jewelry?

All forms of jewelry are prohibited during dolphin encounters. Participants must remove all jewelry prior to their scheduled encounter.

Where do I go for my dolphin encounter?

All programs start at the gift shop with check-in.

When should I arrive for my dolphin encounter?

Please arrive 60 minutes prior to your program start time.

What happens if I am late for my encounter?

Programs cannot be stalled or stopped for late participants, so we encourage our guests to arrive at least 60 minutes prior to their chosen program reservation time.

Do I need to purchase a dolphin encounter experience just to watch?

Any guest is welcome to watch the encounter with the purchase of a general admission ticket.

Can guests with special needs participate?

Yes. All reservations must be made ahead of time in order for staff to make appropriate accommodations. Please note your need for specific accommodations in the “Have Special Needs” section when making your reservation.

Can you accommodate my size for a wetsuit?

Yes. Wetsuits of all sizes are available.

Is there a weight limit to the swim programs?

Yes, for animal safety, they have a weight limit of 250 lbs. for any of the programs that include rides with the dolphins (Swim Adventure or Royal Swim). There is no weight limit for the dockside or shallow programs.

What is included with the General Admission ticket?

General admission includes access to the outdoor facility and Neptune Park. This includes the sea turtle, sand tiger shark and dolphin habitats.

Can I bring outside food and drinks?

Marineland has a food truck on site, along with snacks and beverages in the Gift Shop. Food and beverages may be brought in and consumed in appropriate areas. Please note that drinking straws are not allowed.

Can guests leave and come back?

Yes, as long as you keep your wristband on for your return that day.

May I bring a stroller?

Yes, however, strollers do not have access to the Sea to Shore aquarium.

Are animals allowed?

No animals are allowed, with the exception of service animals. Service animals do not include emotional support animals. Proof of up-to-date rabies vaccinations will be required.

Is smoking allowed?

No. Smoking, including e-cigarettes, is prohibited throughout the park.