Plan a visit to experience what Island Dolphin Care is all about.
Reservations required to tour Island Dolphin Care
Tours are fully accessible, educational, and informative. This is a guided walking tour of our wheelchair accessible facilities.
- See the dolphins up close
- Experience the invertebrate touch tank
- View the aquariums
- Hang out in the garden
Guests learn about
- Dolphins and other marine animals
- Island Dolphin Care's history
- The therapy programs IDC offers
- How we care for the dolphins
Times SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Mon. – Thurs.: 11:30am & 2:30pm
Fri. – Sun.: Call for times
Schedules vary depending on what activities are scheduled for our participants. To reserve a tour, please call 305-451-5884.
Tours begin at the scheduled time. Please arrive promptly so you don't miss anything.
Cost $18 per person*
Your donations will directly help with caring for our dolphin family and provide financial assistance for participants to attend programs they would otherwise not be able to afford.
*Interactions with dolphins are not included with this educational tour. Kids 3 & under are FREE.
Make the most of your time with us and enhance your EXPERIENCE.
Experiences are customized to the goals of each group.
Pre-K through high school students will learn about ocean science, conservation, and marine biology.
Areas of focus
- Ocean and animal conservation
- Protecting our planet from plastics
- Marine mammal care
- Marine biology
What you can experience
- Dolphin anatomy
- Behavioral management and science
- Learn about enrichment and our dolphins' quality of life
- Husbandry (animal care)
- Invertebrate touch tank
- Sensory garden
- Resources for teachers
Our group had a wonderful experience. It was especially fun to see the dolphins' joyful antics. Please support it in any way you can!”
- Carol A. Lynch