November 20, 2018

OdySea Aquarium opening this weekend – ABC15 Arizona – KNXV

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – An aquarium that’s been under construction for months will finally open to the public this weekend.

OdySea Aquarium, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, will hold its grand opening on Saturday, September 3.

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The facility is 200,000 square feet and holds more than 2 million gallons of water. Owners plan to combine theme park-style entertainment with presentations of aquatic life.

OdySea features more than 50 exhibits, 30,000 animals and 500 species, according to a news release.

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The aquarium also has the SeaTrek Experience, where guests