Please note: The manatee habitat is empty as we undergo renovations.

We expect to re-open the habitat and begin caring for manatees again later this Spring.

Museum opening hours: 10am to 4pm Wednesday through Saturday with entry times at 10-11am, 11am-noon, noon-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm (Last entry at 3pm) | Noon to 5pm on Sunday with entry times at noon-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm and 3-4pm (Last entry at 4pm) | Closed on Monday and Tuesday

201 10th St. W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Livestream with Animal Care Staff

Livestream with Animal Care Staff

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Date(s) - 11/02/2020
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm


We kick off our month-long celebration of Manatee Awareness Month with a Facebook Live all about these fascinating animals — the official marine mammal of Florida! Ask our Animal Care expert anything you’d like to know about the wild manatees in our care, or about manatees in general.