Dolphin Encounter

Dolphin Encounter Ticket (10 & over) $159.00
Dolphin Encounter Child Ticket (9 & under, meet 38″) $119.00


What’s Included:

  • Dolphin Encounter experience: Touch, shake hands, and learn training signals
  • General Admission to Miami Seaquarium
  • Life jacket during the experience


Available with extra cost:

  • Food and drinks
  • Photos
  • Parking lot


Program Restrictions:

  • Participants must be at least 38″.
  • Participants ages 9 and under who meet 38″ must have an adult participant.
  • Participants 10-17 yrs must be accompanied by a paying adult as an observer or participant.
  • Group Ratio: 1 adult for every 3 kids under the age of 9 must be participating in the program.
  • This program is not available to expectant mothers.
  • For the health and safety of our animals, all loose items and jewelry should be removed prior to the start of all animal interactions.
  • Guests with any medical restrictions, special needs, fish allergies are required to book via phone (305) 365-2501 for arrangements.


Important Information:

  • Guests must bring their own swimsuits and towels.
  • Program is conducted in English. You may provide a translator who will also be participating in the water.
  • Accompanying observers will be able to watch their family or friends from an observer area only.
  • Observing children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • No cameras or cell phones are allowed.
  • Each session is unique and may vary.
  • Advanced reservations are strongly suggested.


Dolphin Encounter in Miami

The Dolphin Encounter in Miami Seaquarium program, a shallow water experience, allows you to learn about the beauty and grace of these incredible animals. During your approx. 25-minute interaction, you’ll be able to get up close with a dolphin, touch, shake hands, and learn training signals. An experience you are sure to create memories that will last a lifetime. No swimming is involved in this program, so that makes it a family activity with kids in Miami must do.