November 20, 2018

Shark tunnel part of S.C. Aquarium’s $68.5 million makeover


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The huge, new shark tank with an underwater tunnel like this is part of the proposed $68.5 million improvements planned over the next decade for the South Carolina Aquarium.

The South Carolina Aquarium is looking to make a big splash over the next 10 years.

The waterfront tourist attraction unveiled a $68.5 million master plan Thursday to transform the 11-year-old facility into a more visible, more inviting and more interactive venue.

Exhibits and other facets in the four-story building hugging the banks of the Cooper River will be moved around or eliminated, making room for