Oklahoma Aquarium: Explore Tulsa
Opened in 2003, the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks has caught the attention of the nation. Widely regarded as one of the best aquatic experiences in the entire country, this facility on the west bank of the Arkansas River is home to 8 fascinating exhibits spread across a 72,000 square foot showcase. See hundreds of different types of fishes and sharks as your stroll through the aquarium. This is an exciting experience that the entire family will enjoy.
THE SHARK ADVENTURE
Set among beautifully crafted glass tunnels, the Oklahoma Aquarium Shark Adventure features a grand showcasing of bull sharks. Watch as one of the world’s largest indoor collections will captivate your attention with an authentic setting that will be enjoyed by all who attend. Information on the exhibit can be provided by any of the specialists.
Discover a world of the unknown. The Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks maintains a collection of fish for you to see that can impressively defend themselves from predators, breathe air, and camouflage themselves from threats. See how these fish can change colors, shapes, and uniquely transition appearance. The kids can even crawl through tunnels under the surface of the water for an added aquatic seeing experience.
SEA TURTLE ISLAND EXHIBIT
Before you leave, don’t miss the two 300 pound loggerhead sea turtles. Viewable from 3 different levels including an underwater observation module for children, this showcase provides lots of educational information as well.
Next time you’re visiting Tulsa, stay at Campbell and explore the city at the Oklahoma Aquarium. For more information about the aquarium, please visit them online at okaquarium.org.