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Mermaids are Under the Sea at Newport Aquarium


KENTUCKY – Get ready for Mermaid wishes and bubble kisses when Mermaids swim back to Newport Aquarium – select days, September 23 to October 22, 2023!

Be mesmerized by this fairytale come true when you see Mermaids swim underwater with their tropical fish friends. Wave hello and watch as they do a flip or give you a magical bubble kiss!

Explore the enchanted Mermaid Cove where a Mermaid will swim right up and meet you! The Mermaids have gathered from all over the world. They love to tell you where they’re from and all about their travels!

Make friends with a Mermaid during special meet and greet times in Shark Ray Bay Theater. It’s the perfect photo op while ocean friends like Denver the Sea Turtle and Sweet Pea the Shark Ray swim nearby!

Mermaids are FREE with admission, but for a limited time and only on select days September 23 – October 22. The Mermaids are resting and not on exhibit on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Full schedule will be available soon!