Dolphin Discovery

Get a glimpse into the daily life of a colony of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins.

An Unforgettable Dolphin Experience

Dolphin Discovery, the Aquarium's largest exhibit, is home to our colony of six Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. From the amphitheater or the underwater viewing area, guests can watch these intelligent, playful marine mammals and observe how they learn, play and interact with each other.

Meet the Colony

There are four females—Jade, Spirit, Bayley and Chesapeake—and two males—Beau and Foster—in our colony of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. The social structure of the dolphins at the Aquarium is modeled after life in their natural habitats. Females live together most of their lives in a social group, and male calves leave their mom's group after five or six years, forming bonds with other males and traveling from female group to female group.

Featured Animals Discover Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins

Learn more about the residents of Dolphin Discovery.

Daily Schedule Upcoming Activities at Dolphin Discovery

Dolphin Training Session

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Dolphin Tour

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Dolphin Training Session

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