Swim with the Sharks

Feed, pet, and hold nurse sharks while seated on an in-water bench and snorkel with them and tropical fish in a natural salt-water lagoon!

Cost per Person:  $95.00  Price does not include tax or service charge
Program Start Times:  12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. daily
Age Restrictions: Must be at least 5 years old and children age 5, 6, and 7 must be accompanied by a Paying Adult/Guardian to Swim with the Sharks. Liability waiver and child care authorization form must be signed by a parent or appointed guardian prior to participation.
Program Duration: 20 minute animal interaction time per group


All programs include admission to the park and shows. Allow 2.5 hours before or after your program to see the shows.

  • Dolphin, Sea Lion and Parrot Shows
  • Fish and Reptile Tour
  • Bottomless Boat Ride
  • Nature Tour and Lagoon-side Beach
Swim with the Sharks
Swim with the Sharks
Swim with the Sharks
Swim with the Sharks
Swim with the Sharks

Program Restrictions

  • Please advise at time of booking if you have any special requests, needs, and/ or medical conditions so that we may prepare for your participation.
  • Participants must not have contact with any wild marine mammal within 48 hours of participation to avoid disease transmission to our animals.
  • Participants must not be pregnant for this program.

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Animal Care & Training

The health and well being of the animals at Theater of the Sea takes precedence over all other interests.

Rescue & Rehabilitation

Theater of the Sea is home to many animals that have been rescued, rehabilitated, and deemed non-releasable for a variety of reasons.

About Us

Established in 1946 by the P.F. McKenney family, Theater of the Sea is one of the oldest marine mammal facilities in the world.