Plan Your Visit

Get ready for your trip to Marineland Dolphin Adventure with these helpful tips for your visit!

Before You Arrive

  • Marineland Dolphin Adventure is open seven days a week from 9am - 4:30pm. Our holiday hours on Thanksgiving and Christmas are 10am - 3pm.
  • Make your reservations online ahead of time! Visit our Reservations page to view and purchase your experience.
  • Marineland Dolphin Adventure is an outdoor facility, so we do recommend bringing sunscreen. You can also prepare for your visit by viewing Marineland’s weather forecast.
  • You can view directions to our facility on our Hours & Directions page.

During Your Visit

  • Your General Admission reservation includes access to our outdoor facility and Neptune Park, where you can view our sea turtles and sand tiger sharks. Then, take a short stroll to view our 1.3 million-gallon series of dolphin habitats as they swim and play.
  • Enhance your experience with a Behind the Seas Tour, which includes General Admission and offers an in-depth look at our facility. You’ll learn about our history, our work in research and conservation, and view some of our behind-the-scenes animals.
  • If you’re looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience, book one of our incredible Dolphin Encounters! From our basic Touch & Feed program to our Dolphin Immersion, we’ve got plenty of ways to learn about our Atlantic bottlenose dolphins.

Special Needs & Accessibility

  • Marineland Dolphin Adventure strives to provide a positive experience for all of our guests, including those with emotional, behavioral or physical disabilities. Guests with special needs accommodations can be supported on a case-by-case basis with prior notification.
  • Please contact us with any special needs requests prior to your visit by emailing, or by calling 904-471-1111, ext. 103.
  • Opportunities provided by organizations such as Dreams Come True and the Make-A-Wish Foundation have helped make it possible for many individuals with special needs to enjoy their own dolphin experiences. For further information about either of these organizations, please e-mail us at

Need to Know

  • Food policy: Food and beverages may be brought in and consumed in appropriate areas. Some beverages and snacks are available in the Gift Shop.
  • Strollers: We do allow strollers at our facility.
  • Camera policy: Cameras are allowed, but they may not be used in any of our dolphin encounters.
  • First aid: We have basic first aid supplies available. Please notify a member of our staff if you are in need of first aid.
  • Lost & Found: If you have lost an item, please visit our Gift Shop and notify a member of our staff.

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