The Dubai Dolphinarium at Creek Park offers an educational and entertaining day out for families.
The main draw here is the dolphin and seal show. The entertainment lasts 45 minutes and stars the resident Black Sea bottlenose dolphins and northern fur seals.
The auditorium is indoor and fully air-conditioned. It can accommodate around 1,200 spectators.
Show timings are 11 am, 2 pm, and 6 pm Monday to Saturday. Tickets can be purchased online from the official Dubai Dolphinarium website (see information box at the end of this page). Entry is free for children under 2.
The Dubai Dolphinarium also offers visitors the chance to swim with dolphins on selected days. Sessions must be booked in advance.
Another attraction here is the Creek Park Bird Show. Spectators enjoy an entertaining show featuring exotic birds performing tricks and demonstrating their talents. Bird shows are held three times every day.
Facilities at the Dubai Dolphinarium include a restaurant, gift shop, prayer rooms, and classrooms.