The Newport Aquarium In Kentucky Is Offering Free, Virtual Aquatic Adventures With Sharks, Penguins, And More

Kentucky is a wonderful state for unique experiences and offers so many destinations that teach, inspire, and entertain. While many of these places are currently closed, most of them have found a way to continue to reach those who still want to visit. The Newport Aquarium in Kentucky is a fun-filled spot that is truly unique and a lovely experience to have in our state. And until you can walk through its doors again, be sure to check out its free, virtual aquatic adventures that take you right to the sharks, penguins, and so much more.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Watch one of the Aquatic Adventures with the Wave Foundation in this video of a lively shark feeding:

The Newport Aquarium in Kentucky is a destination you should experience firsthand, but these virtual aquatic adventures will definitely hold you over until you can visit the sharks, penguins, and other animals again. Is the Newport Aquarium a favorite spot for your family? Which animals are your favorite? Let us know in the comments!

And for more photos, videos, and information, be sure to follow along with both the Newport Aquarium and the Wave Foundation to go behind the scenes and see more of the animals.

And if you’d like to take more virtual tours of Kentucky, get a closer look at our beautiful horse country and famous horse farms.

Address: 1 Levee Way, Newport, KY 41071, USA