The Tampa Value Ticket
Explore the best of Tampa Bay with The Tampa Value Ticket which grants admission to three must-see attractions for families at one low price. Dive into the beauty of the ocean with The Florida Aquarium. Discover the science behind the world at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI). And uncover the secret lives of animals at the #1 family-friendly Zoo in America, Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park. Spend your visit to Tampa, Florida with exciting interactive exhibits, memorable shows and exhibitions, thrill rides, and children playgrounds with The Tampa Value Ticket on BestofOrlando.com.
Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park
From the wilds of Asia, Africa, the Australian outback, and more, Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park is bonafide family entertainment at its best. You are worlds away when you enter the #1 family-friendly Zoo in the USA with immersive animal habitats that provide cool facts not only about the animals, but the locations where they thrive. See the primates swing into action, elephants cool off in the mud, tigers on the prowl, manatees eating cabbage, and exotic birds flying around in the Free Flight Aviaries. Catch the zoo keeper talks and shows for insight in the lives of the amazing animals living at Lowry Park. Kids also love the water play areas and the fun and free rides like the Outback Bumper Boats, Tasmanian Tiger Family Coaster, Gator Falls Flume Ride, and more!
The Florida Aquarium
Bring the secret lives of our ocean animal friends to the surface with an exciting day at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa Bay. Start your day with a Penguin parade where you’ll get to meet lovable penguins. After, discover the animals that live in the Florida wetlands, bays, and beaches to the fish friends you’ll find in the coral reef. With immense habitats, The Florida Aquarium lets you explore the ocean mysteries with an intriguing and beautiful presentation of their exhibits. Kids also enjoy the 2-acre outdoor playground that features a Caribbean atmosphere with geysers, soakers, and fountains a plenty.
Museum of Science and Industry
In Tampa, science is fun at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) with more than 450 interactive exhibits and activities for the whole family to explore and learn. From the science behind NASA and space flight, the Human body and DNA, natural disasters and the weather, and a butterfly garden and ecosystems, families will find that MOSI has the science of fun tuned perfectly. There are over 400,000 square feet of permanent exhibits, the Saunders Planetarium, and, a high wire bicycle. For an additional fee, you can experience The IMAX Dome, the Sky Trail Zip Line, and the Sky Trail Ropes Course for a multi-leveled high energy adventure.