The 10 Most Stunning Aquariums In The U.S.  

Monterey Bay Aquarium is on Cannery Row in charming Monterey. One of the nation's best living kelp forests, Monterey Bay Aquarium's has wolf eels and leopard sharks. 

Monterey Bay Aquarium, California

New England Aquarium, Massachusett

New England Aquarium on Boston Harbour draws over one million visitors annually. The waterfront aquarium has the East Coast's largest shark and ray tank and a northern fur seal Marine Mammal Centre. Aquarium visitors can see African penguins, sea turtles, and the 200,000-gallon Giant Ocean Tank.

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Louisiana

The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is in New Orleans on the Mississippi. More than 250 animal species, including white alligators, jellyfish, and sharks, live there near the French Quarter. 

Shedd Aquarium, Illinoi

Young marine biologists can see beluga whales, stingrays, saltwater fish, dolphins, and sea lions at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium. Crustaceans, amphibians, and reptiles in Shedd's exhibits can interest anyone.

Georgia Aquarium, Georgia

Every visitor to the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta will be captivated by the sea lion experience and 4D movies. The lucky guests may see beluga whales, whale sharks, bottlenose dolphins, and American alligators. 

Seattle Aquarium, Washington

The Seattle Aquarium on Elliott Bay in the Emerald City has sea and river otters, seals, moon jellyfish, lionfish, and sea anemones. The aquarium's summer camps, family programming, and beach naturalist sessions outside the venue emphasise interactive education. 

New York Aquarium, New York

The Brooklyn-based New York Aquarium has a 4D theatre, feedings, and wildlife exhibits. The aquarium's Aquatheater hosts sea lion shows, and Conservation Hall displays colourful fish swimming through coral reefs. 

National Aquarium, Maryland

The National Aquarium in Baltimore has 800 species and 20,000 animals. The exhibits recreate the Amazon rainforest, Atlantic coral reef, and Australian river gorge, taking you on a mini-world tour.

Alaska SeaLife Center, Alaska

Do Alaskan marine mammals offer the best for ocean lovers? We doubt it. Seals, sea lions, salmon, rockfish, king crab, and sea urchins live at the Alaska SeaLife Centre.

Oregon Coast Aquarium, Oregon

Newport, Oregon's wild coast has a Pacific Northwest aquarium worth visiting. Visit the Indo-Pacific coral reef, see a giant Pacific octopus, and compare Oregon's rocky and sandy marine life.

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