Experience the Shark Tour

Tour Fee: $9.95 | General Admission Is Required. | Minimum Age 6

This 30-minute Behind the Scenes Tour is dedicated entirely to Sharks. Your tour will take you to the top of Shark Waters, one of our largest exhibits, where you’ll step right up to the edge and see our sharks from above the water. On the way you’ll also visit the food prep kitchen to learn exactly what and how a shark eats, as well as our round-the-clock veterinary care. Tours available daily. Each tour is limited to 12 people. Lifetime and Annual Passholders: Please call 480-291-8000 to make your reservation and receive your discount.
Shark Tour
Shark Tour
Shark Tour


Q: How long is the tour?
A: Each tour is approximately 30 minutes long.

Q: How many people are on a tour?
A: Tours are limited to 12 participants.

Q: How old do you have to be to participate?
A: Children must be 6 years or older to participate. This tour includes steps and catwalks. Strollers are not permitted.

Q: What kind of shoes should I wear?
A: This tour requires flat, closed-toe shoes to participate. Some areas of the tour require you to clean the bottom of your shoes before entering the next room. 

Q: What about jewelry?
A: Hanging jewelry such as necklaces, earrings, and bracelets are not permitted as they can be a safety hazard to the animals. 

Shark Tour

  • 10% discount for members.


Each session is limited to 12 participants. Buy online to reserve your spot!

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*General admission not included in Behind The Scenes Tour price.

Shark Tour