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Dolphin Meet & Greet


This program will be available as of December 7, 2013

Would you like to shake "hands" or get a kiss from an Atlantic bottlenose dolphin? Now you can when you sign up for our new Dolphin Meet & Greet! You can have the opportunity of a lifetime when you feed, interact with and touch one of our dolphins at the Texas State Aquarium.



Program offered Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. Maximum 4 people per program.

Program length: 30 minutes


Reserve Your Spot

Reserve your Dolphin Meet & Greet in advance with pre-payment. Call 361.881.1244 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for availability.


$99.00 per person includes admission. $89.00 for Aquarium Members. ($25 per person reschedule fee) 4 people maximum.



Children 8 and older are welcome to participate, but children under 13 must be accompanied by a paying adult (18+).

For more information, please view Adult Waiver and Child Waiver.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled Meet & Greet time to complete paperwork. Late arrivals will be unable to participate.


Cancellation Policy: The Texas State Aquarium reserves the right to cancel the program, or any portion of the program, for any reason at any time. Participants who fail to comply with program guidelines will forfeit their fee. Should the Aquarium cancel this program due to weather or animal-related issues, you will receive a 100% refund or have the option to reschedule at no charge. Guest cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a 50% refund. Those who do not cancel within 48 hours will not be refunded. All refunds will be processed through the Sales Department.


Interact with the dolphins!