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Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)

Shedd
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Shedd Aquarium is an indoor public aquarium in Chicago.Youll be amazed by the amazing animals that live at Chicagos Shedd Aquarium – all 32,000 of them! Counting every coral polyp, there is actually more than a million that call this leading education and conservation institution home.The Oceanarium, which features dolphins and beluga whales, is one of the aquarium’s most popular exhibits.The aquarium gets more than two million visitors each year, making it one of the most-visited aquarium in the United States.

The aquarium contains 32,000 animals,and was for some time the largest indoor aquarium in the world with 5,000,000 US gallons (19,000,000 l; 4,200,000 imp gal) of water. Shedd Aquarium was the first inland aquarium with a permanent saltwater fish collection.The aquarium received awards for best exhibit from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) for Seahorse Symphony in 1999, Amazon Rising in 2001, and Wild Reef in 2004. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1987.

Location
1200 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)

Shedd
calendarAug 31 2017

Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)

Shedd
calendarAug 31 2017

Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)

Shedd
calendarAug 31 2017

Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)

Shedd
calendarAug 31 2017