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Wailuku, United States
Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket

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Explore the Maui Ocean Center, named a "Top 10 Aquariums in the World” by TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice. This impressive facility features more than 60 interactive exhibits, including the Nursery Bay and Turtle Lagoon, with close-up views of your favorite marine life. Learn about Hawaii’s incredible underwater world as you discover sea jellies, tropical reefs and octopuses.
  • Discounted admission to the state-of-the-art Maui Ocean Center
  • Explore more than 60 interactive exhibits at your own pace
  • Trained ocean specialists are available to answer questions and share their insights
  • See and learn about tropical reef fish, octopuses, moray eels, sharks, stingrays, sea jellies and much more!
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The Sphere Experience, an immersive virtual encounter with the Humpbacks of Hawai'i
Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Paid Parking($1 per hour/$7 per day) via ParkLinq App or QR code upon arrival
192 Maalaea Rd , 192 Maalaea Rd, Wailuku, HI 96793, USA

Ma'alaea Village, Maui The Maui Ocean Center is centrally located in oceanfront Ma'alaea Village within 20-30 minutes of all major resort areas.

This activity will end right where it started.
Discover the Maui Ocean Center at your own pace with this full-day admission ticket and explore over 60 interactive exhibits. This journey through the expansive underwater world is unique to Hawaii, as all of the marine life you see is native to the islands’ shores.

To deepen your experience, trained ocean naturalists will share presentations at the Turtle Lagoon, Open Ocean, Discovery Pool, Living Reef and Nursery Bay exhibits. These expert guides are also available on sight to answer any questions you have about the fish, plant life or coral that you see.

This facility is engaging for travelers of all ages, and provides a richer understanding of one of the most unique aquatic environments on the earth, the Hawaiian waters. See tropical reef fish, octopuses, sharks, sting rays, eels, sea jellies and more immersed in their natural habitat.
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Maui Ocean Center
Admission to Maui Ocean Center includes all-day access to explore the Aquarium’s exhibits at your own leisure. Journey from the Living Reef exhibits to the renowned 750,000-gallon Open Ocean exhibit to encounter Hawaii’s marine life, many of which are found nowhere else in the world. With over 60 exhibits, 20 daily presentations, cultural activities, and tours, Maui Ocean Center enables guests to experience the diversity of Hawaii’s marine life and local culture in an immersive and educational environment.  Enhance your visit to Maui Ocean Center with a Behind-the-Scenes Tour, Cultural & Plant Tour, or Shark Dive Maui, the island’s only shark dive activity. The Aquarium features world-class shopping at its Maui Ocean Treasures gift shop and ocean view dining at Seascape Restaurant, an Ocean-Friendly certified restaurant serving fresh catch specials and island-inspired cuisine.
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Following Maui Ocean Center and Government Authority guidelines, face masks are recommended for all park guests 3 years and older in all indoor areas and Harbor Plaza presentations.
  • Seascape Restaurant requires face masks while not actively consuming food and/or beverage.
  • Social distancing and use of hand sanitization stations highly recommended.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • OPERATED BY Maui Ocean Center
This experience is non-refundable and cannot be changed for any reason. If you cancel or ask for an amendment, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

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    The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
    What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket?
    A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    See all safety measures taken by Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket.
    What is the policy on sanitization during Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket?
    A:The policies on sanitization are:

    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    See all safety measures taken by Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket.
    What is the social distancing policy during Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket?
    A:The policy on social distancing is:

    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    See all safety measures taken by Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket.
    What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Maui Ocean Center Admission Ticket?
    A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

    • Regular temperature checks for staff
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    Traveler Tips

    • "This is a must do in Maui the aquarium is one of a kind." See review
    • "Nice outdoor setting and easy to get to off the highway." See review
    • "When you are in Maui, definately put this on your list of great things to do!" See review


    309 Reviews

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    Nice experience at the Maui Ocean Center
    , Dec 2021
    The 3D humpback whale experience was great, as were the various aquariums. The tunnel under water was a great way to see the fish.
    Worth The Trip
    , Dec 2021
    Beautiful aquatic life and spectacular 3D movie presentation. Definitely worth a visit. And they have Dole Whip!
    Viator should reply to their customers when they have questions
    , Dec 2021
    Maui ocean center 5 stars Viator 0 stars Definitely check out the aquarium but don't get your tickets from viator our reservation got messed up while booking and nobody bothered to answer when I messaged or called for help, it was super annoying. Luckily the aquarium was very understanding about the mix up and let us go in.
    icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
    Aloha Kami, we're sorry to hear about the frustrating booking process with Viator (this is not a common issue that we've heard about, but we understand it is frustrating nonetheless), but we're so glad to hear our staff was able to help you out so you could enjoy your visit. If there is any additional feedback you would like to provide, please reach out to us at Mahalo for leaving this review!
    Love the whales
    , Dec 2021
    I loved the 3D humpback whale movie experience. So wonderful. It was great to know that all of the fish on exhibit had been cultivated from Maui waters.
    icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
    Aloha Ann! We're so glad you had a great experience with us. We love educating our guests about the marine life under our care and in Hawaiʻi's waters! Mahalo for taking the time to leave this review.
    Go for the 3D whale watching
    , Dec 2021
    The aquarium did not meet my expectations but I enjoyed the 3D whale watching experience was amaaazzingggg.!!
    icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
    Aloha Shruti. We're happy to hear that you loved our Sphere Experience, and we'd appreciate it if you shared your thoughts with us as to how we could improve. Please feel free to reach out to us at with your feedback! Mahalo for taking the time to leave us this review.
    , Nov 2021
    Great place to visit if it’s rainy or windy. The 3D whale program was memorable and the staff were incredibly friendly
    icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
    Aloha Susan! Mahalo for stopping by and taking the time to leave this review. We're thrilled to hear you had a memorable experience!
    Dinner show
    , Nov 2021
    This event is for the entire family. We loved the food, the setting and the music. It ran a little long but overall, a great family show.
    icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
    Aloha Jacqueline! We believe your review pertains to the Huakaʻi Luau that takes place at Seascape restaurant. This show is not affiliated with Maui Ocean Center, but wer'e so glad you had a great time.
    The whale 3D show. The...
    , Nov 2021
    The whale 3D show. The animals were all fun to see and the whole place is so clean and animals look very well cared for.
    icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
    Aloha Linda! Mahalo for taking the time to review us. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and loved our Sphere presentation, and you're right — the animals under our care are treated with respect and compassion by our team of ocean experts!
    Awesome experience
    , Nov 2021
    The whale 3-d sphere was incredible. Also loved the sharks and jellyfish exhibits. So glad we went. Great aquarium
    icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
    Aloha Robert! We're so glad you visited us, too. Mahalo for sharing your thoughts with us!
    , Nov 2021
    Seeing the many varieties of fish and learning about them We really liked the 3d movie about whales.
    icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
    Aloha Randy! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your educational experience with us. Mahalo for taking the time to write this review.

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