Sensory Friendly Hours

Sensory Friendly Hours

In partnership with Champion Autism Network, experience the aquarium with special accommodations for an enjoyable experience for all.

Take it Easy

Included with general admission, Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach hosts sensory-friendly events throughout the year, which offer welcoming lighting, a music-free environment, and a quiet room for guests who require a break.

Upcoming Dates

Need to Know Info

What's Included

  • Aquarium admission

  • Selfie Scavenger Hunt guide available at event table

  • Noise canceling headphones available upon request

Swirling Pinstripe backdrop

Woah! The aquarium sounds like alotl fun! But what are you doing all the way down here with the axolotls – some of the most secretive salamanders in the world?!

Did you know the spotted salamander is the state amphibian of South Carolina? It earned the title in 1999 thanks to a campaign led by a class of Spartanburg third graders.