Amazing Sea Adventures - Dolphin Discoveries

03/18/2017 – 09/08/2017 Open – Close

Our boat trips offer unparalleled opportunities to experience the sights and sounds of our marine environment and its inhabitants. Each tour offers close-up observations, and when resources allow, we will be using a research-quality hydrophone (an underwater microphone) to listen for dolphins and whales. Specially trained Aquarium educators provide discussions about dolphin behaviors, and share what is being done to conserve and protect the species and its habitat. Brown pelicans, bald eagles, and other seabirds are frequently sighted, along with sea turtles.

Teh Aquarium's Sea Adventures adhere to all responsible wildlife viewing guidelines, which ensure our trips do not disturb the animals.


  • March 18 - May 26, 2017  Wed; Fri, Sat, Sun
  • April 9 - 15: Two trips daily
  • Daily trips May 27 - September 4, 2017: Dolphin Watching, Ocean Collections, Evening trips
  • Trips are subject change due to boating conditions. See our Calendar of Events for the most current trip availability.



  • Admission Fee:
    Dolphin Discoveries Ticket Prices: Adults - $22; Children ages 3 to 11 - $16; Children age 3 and under - No charge; Members receive $2 off

Area: Resort Area

Address: 717 General Booth Blvd. Virginia Beach, VA
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

(757) 385-3474 (Virginia Aquarium)

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