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.