Ripley’s Aquarium Home to North America’s Longest Underwater Viewing Tunnel

If you are looking for something fun to do with the whole family in downtown Toronto, bring them to Ripley’s Aquarium. Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada opened in downtown Toronto just southeast of the CN Tower and Rogers Centre, in October of 2013. It has been thrilling adventurers of all ages ever since. With more than 16,000 aquatic animals to discover, from saltwater and freshwater environments all over the world, it is an experience like no other.

Guests can see aquatic animals in nine curated galleries:

  • Canadian Waters
  • Rainbow Reef
  • Dangerous Lagoon
  • Discovery Centre
  • Planet Jellies
  • The Gallery
  • Ray Bay
  • Life Support Systems
  • Shoreline Gallery

In addition to providing fun and entertainment to local visitors and tourists, the Aquarium provides educational opportunities, fosters conservation and research. It is home to North America’s longest underwater viewing tunnel with more than 5.7 million litres of water and dozens of features including three touch exhibits featuring horseshoe crabs, sharks and stingrays.

Programs available to schools and groups include:

  • Dive shows and Aquarist Talks
  • Stingray Experience
  • Sleep with the Sharks
  • Sea Squirts
  • Day Camps
  • Ocean Explorers Club
  • Morning Yoga
  • Photography Classes
  • Discovery Dive

Ripley’s Aquarium has regularly events like Friday Night Jazz. They also welcome birthday parties and private events during regular operating hours. The entire space can be bought out for a special event.

Online Timed Tickets: Adults, $26.98; Youth (6-13), $16.98; Child (3.5), $6.98; Senior (65+), $16.98

Express Anytime Tickets (online or at the door): Adults, $29.98; Youth (6-13), $19.98; Child (3.5), $9.98; Senior (65+), $19.98

Sharks After Dark Tickets (after 7 p.m.): Adults, $24.98; Youth (6-13), $14.98; Child (3.5), $4.98; Senior (65+), $14.98

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

288 Bremner Boulevard

Toronto, ON M5V 3L9

Phone: (647) 351-FISH (3474)

www.ripleyaquariums.com/canada