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Old 06-06-2012, 08:33 PM   #1
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Aquariums in Colorado


Vacation for out Family is coming up and Colorado is the destination. I was wondering if there are any Aquariums in the Denver, Boulder and Estes area. I know about the downtown aquarium, but considering that we would have to pay admission for 5 people... that won't happen. So something with little to no admission would be awesome. If there aren't any, I plan on dropping in to see what Aquatic Imports has.
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Old 06-06-2012, 09:55 PM   #2
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Don't think there are others as far as i know.

The Denver Zoo has a small aquarium feature last time I was there several years ago. Now they have the new Toyota PAssage for Asian animals, so I'm planning to make a trip there sometime soon. But admission is like $15 per adult.
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Old 06-06-2012, 09:57 PM   #3
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the zoo also has some not giant like the aquarium but its something to go see. i cant remember but i thought that they had a cheaper ticket for the aquarium after 5 or 6pm id call an check to see if they still do it.
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Old 06-06-2012, 10:19 PM   #4
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Yeah, the website says you can get free parking and exhibit discounts after 6pm, but you have to have an aquarium restaurant receipt.
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Old 06-07-2012, 07:22 AM   #5
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The tropical discovery in the zoo is full of fish, its a pretty nice little area of the zoo. The whole zoo is top notch. I really want to go see that new elephant area!
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The aquarium also has a mini zoo too. Birds lizards and what not.
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