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.

Tour includes

Guests will  

  • 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 


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.

Field Trips

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
  • Aquariums
  • 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

Our Donors

Virtual & Covid Frontline Workers Program in partnership with The Miami Foundation
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Give the gift of a Dolphin Experience Gift Certificate, or purchase a gift card for any amount!

Support our dolphin family and our programs by making a donation. 

You can make a real positive impact just by leaving us a review.

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM

Sat-Sun 10AM-4PM