Lion Country Safari, Miami Seaquarium, Museum of Discovery and Science and Zoo Miami will be offering a “Summer Savings Pass” for the ninth year in a row. The Summer Savings Pass will give pass holders unlimited admission to all four attractions throughout the summer — all for one low price.
The Summer Savings Pass will be available for purchase at each of the participating parks beginning on May 13 and will be valid for admission to each of the attractions until Sept. 30. Museum of Discovery and Science, Lion Country Safari, Miami Seaquarium, and Zoo Miami also will have the passes for sale online at their respective websites: www.mods.org, www.LionCountrySafari.com, www.miamiseaquarium.com, and www.zoomiami.org.
At $58 plus tax per adult and $48 plus tax per child (ages 3-12), the pass grants unlimited admission at Lion Country Safari, Miami Seaquarium, Museum of Discovery and Science, and Zoo Miami. Annual Pass holders of these attractions will be eligible to purchase this pass for only $33 plus tax per adult, and $23 plus tax per child.
For more information on the Summer Savings Pass visit www.summersavingspass.com.
Discover South Florida’s best aquarium and favorite visitor attraction. Enjoy amazing marine mammal shows with dolphins and sea lions that delight children of all ages. Make a feathered friend at the Penguin Isle exhibit and even get the chance to meet them! See world-class sea life exhibits with manatees, sea turtles, penguins, rays and more. Learn about wildlife rescue and marine animal care at the Conservation Outpost. Plus, there is no greater thrill than getting in the water with the friendly, intelligent and graceful dolphins at Dolphin Harbor. Connect up close and personal — and become friends for life.
Miami Seaquarium is minutes from downtown Miami on the Rickenbacker Causeway at Virginia Key. The park is opened daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information or to book a dolphin interaction experience, call 305-361-5705 or visit www.miamiseaquarium.com.
Lion Country Safari
Lion Country Safari, located in West Palm Beach, is a four-mile drive-through safari with moire than 900 animals roaming free within inches of your vehicle including giraffe, zebra, rhinos, lions, wildebeests and more. Admission includes entry to Safari World Amusement Park with animal encounters (giraffe feeding, bird feeding and petting zoo) and demonstrations, kid’s train, carousel, paddle boats, water spray ground and more, games, shopping, food and thrills.
Lion Country Safari is located on Southern Boulevard (SR80), just 15 miles west of I-95 and 10 miles west of Florida’s Turnpike. The park is open daily. For more information, call 561-793-1084 or visit www.LionCountrySafari.com.
Museum of Discovery and Science
Spend a day of discovery exploring hundreds of interactive exhibits including the Birds of Paradise summer exhibit from National Geographic. Visitors can take a ride on the Everglades Airboat Adventure, experience hurricane force winds in the Storm Center, dig for fossils alongside a giant prehistoric megalodon, enjoy the playful antics of North American river otters and see exciting science demonstrations. Meet an alligator and get eyeball to eyeball with a huge Florida spiny lobster. Take a ride to Mars or soar through the skies in an FA-18 cockpit simulator. Whether you are age 2 or 82 visit the Museum of Discovery and Science and enjoy a full day of family fun.
The Museum is open seven days a week, 365 days a year; Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m.
It is located at 401 SW Second St. in Fort Lauderdalde. For more information call 954-467-MODS (6637) or visit the website at www.mods.org.
Visitors to Zoo Miami can now enjoy the new Florida: Mission Everglades expansion with alligators, bobcats, a bald eagle, a Florida panther and more impressive Florida natives. Guests can slide along otters, come face to face with bears, crawl through a tunnel in the crocodile exhibit, float along the Lostman’s River “airboat” ride, play in the Cypress Landing Playground and more!
Zoo Miami is located at 12400 SW 152 St. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; ticket booths close at 4 p.m. Parking is free. For more information, visit www.zoomiami.org or call 305-251-0400.