This is home to favorites like the green Moray eel, the moon jellyfish, clownfish and more. This area is dedicated to salt water environments from around the world featuring some of the most amazing creatures in the ocean.
Soak up the science in the Shark & Ray Touch Tank! This aquarium features a large, unique tank where visitors can touch Sharks and Rays. The Shark & Ray Touch Tank features Bamboo Sharks, Bonnethead Sharks, Cownose Rays and Southern Rays
This is a large natural habitat that re-creates a section of the Cahaba River, Alabama's last major free-flowing river. This exhibit combines terrestrial and aquatic environments to focus on the animals and plants that live in and along the river.
These two large lunchrooms are for school groups and birthday parties.
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"We enjoy experiencing the fun, cool, and educational experiences that McWane offers, and the time it allows us to be together as a family. I am sure we will purchase an annual pass, when our current one expires through the reciprocating program."
"Love it! Our kids favorite activity in Birmingham!"
"Its a great place to spend the day, learning AND having a blast. We always learn something new and different. Our kids love being there. Too bad we live in Montgomery or we would visit much more often."