Public Aquariums

Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay
(within Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino)

Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay<br />
(within Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino)


3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV map



Shark Reef Aquarium is located near the South Convention Center of the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino near Russell Road and Las Vegas Blvd. South

Local Tips
Parking is easily accessible in the East Convention Parking Lot at Russell Road and Las Vegas Blvd. Enter at the entrance by the Flagpoles; Shark Reef is just ahead on the left. Please note parking may be limited during special events at the resort.


Have fun viewing sharks, sawfish, giant rays, endangered green sea turtles, piranha, jelly fish and even a rare golden crocodile at Shark Reef! With over 2000 animals in 1.6 million gallons of water, there is sure to be something for everyone.


Adults: $20.00
Seniors (60+): $18.00
Children (5-12): $14.00
Children (4 & under): free

Discounts available for Nevada Residents with ID


Sun-Thurs 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri & Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Last admission one hour prior to close

Summer hours: May 24- September 1
10:00 am - 10:00 pm everday
Last Admission at 9:00 pm

Visit the aquarium in the evening hours, avoid the crowds and see the animals behave differently than during the day.

Plan Your Trip:

You don't have to be a quest of the Hotel to visit the aquarium, but if you need a place to stay, be sure to check rates and availability at Mandalay Bay.