We offer a variety of educational presentations throughout the day.
10:00 Dive Show* / Flower Gardens
10:30 Turtle Tales / Tortuga Cay
11:00 DOLPHINS!* / Dolphin Bay
11:30 Wild Flight Show* / Hawn Wild Flight Theater
12:00 Animal Encounter / Swamp Tales
12:30 You ‘Otter’ Know This / Otter Creek
1:00 Turtle Tales / Tortuga Cay
1:30 Animal Encounter / Swamp Tales
2:00 You ‘Otter’ Know This / Otter Creek
2:30 Wild Flight Show* / Hawn Wild Flight Theater
3:00 DOLPHINS!* / Dolphin Bay
3:30 Animal Encounter / Tentacles
4:00 Rigs to Reef / Islands of Steel
Presentation times are subject to change.+Limited trays of food available. *Arrive at least 15 minutes prior to presentation for best seating.
Where: Swamp Tales, Ground Level
Meet a remarkable reptile. Touch an alligator, get close to a tortoise or even greet a snake. It’s new and different every day!
Diver in the Water
Where: Flower Gardens Exhibit, Main Level
Discover the wonderful world of a Texas coral reef while Aquarium divers feed the animals!
Where: Dolphin Bay® Arena, Main Level
Immerse yourself in the world of dolphin training. Learn how our trainers interact with our dolphins during this informative and entertaining presentation.
Feed the Rays
Where: Stingray Lagoon, Ground Level
Don’t be nervous! Touch and even feed stingrays and learn how you can protect yourself and stingrays in the wild.
Rigs to Reefs
Where: Islands of Steel exhibit, Main Level
Get a breathtaking underwater view of a habitat formed around an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico and discover new things.
Where: Tortuga Cay, Ground Level
Learn what makes each one of our sea turtles unique!
You "Otter" Know This
Where: Otter Creek, Ground Level
Otters love to learn and play! Come and see what they're up to today.
Wild Flight Show
Where: Hawn Wild Flight Theater, Ground Level
Watch raptors soar through our amphitheater where you’ll meet native and exotic animals up-close and personal. Everyone can help with wildlife conservation and our furry and feathered friends will show you how!
For the safety of our animals:
Please no food, gum or open beverages in Dolphin Bay.
The Texas State Aquarium is a smoke-free facility.