Clearwater Marine Aquarium
249 Windward Passage
Located 0.83 miles from Palm Pavilion Inn
Not your typical aquarium!
Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) is a unique facility that rescues and rehabilitates marine animals. CMA is home to, Winter the dolphin, star of the major motion pictures Dolphin Tale
and Dolphin Tale 2
, filmed on location at CMA. Get up-close with our resident dolphins, sea turtles, otters, sharks and sting rays, explore touch tanks and educational exhibits, walk through our working animal hospital, and see a marine life movie in our theater. Take a complimentary trolley or boat shuttle to nearby Winter's Dolphin Tale Adventure to discover movie sets and props, an interactive Hurricane Experience exhibit and other hands-on activities.