Check out one of the biggest aquariums in the U.S.
Baltimore, Maryland, is home to the National Aquarium. Not only does the aquarium showcase marine life, but it also exhibits different ecosystems such as animals from Australia and the Amazon rainforest. The National Aquarium houses over 20,000 animals and is one of the top 10 aquariums in the United States.
The cost to visit this spectacular aquarium is $39.95 for adults ages 12-64, $29.95 for children 3-11, and $34.95 for seniors ages 65 and older. The National Aquarium has over 13 different exhibits to explore. One of the most highlighted exhibits is the Amazon River forest. Here, you will notice that the exhibit is split into 3 areas that highlight a different rainforest season, including the dry season, rainy season, and the flooding season. Overall, you will see various ecosystems found in Maryland and other parts of the world during your visit. While the aquarium showcases all these species, they also aim to restore, enhance, and protect the animals. There is so much more to learn about at the National Aquarium, and it is fun for all ages.