Camden, NJ (PRWEB) July 22, 2014
Destinations Travel Magazine has named Adventure Aquarium in the New Jersey/Philadelphia area as one of the 12 best aquariums in the U.S.
The story, "12 of the Nation's Best Aquariums," appears in the magazine's July issue. It notes that Adventure Aquarium has over “2 million gallons of water” and “nearly 10,000 animals from around the world.” Guests can also see the two Nile hippopotami, the only ones that live in an aquarium in the U.S., along with the largest collection of sharks on the east coast.
It also mentions that Adventure Aquarium offers guest the ability to actually swim with the sharks in the tank by snorkeling along the outer edge of the tank. One of four behind the scenes experiences that are available to guests.
“We are honored to be mentioned by Destinations Travel Magazine,” Executive Director Kevin Keppel said. “Our biologists and staff work hard to create a unique experience at Adventure Aquarium, and we're thrilled to be recognized as one of the top aquariums in the world.”