This facility takes you inside the movie. You'll find re-built scenes, movie images and a variety of the props used in the filming of Dolphin Tale. These props have all been graciously donated by Alcon Entertainment.
Movie Display Areas:
- Dolphin Water Play
- Beach Rescue
- Winter Video Wall
- Sawyer’s Garage
- Sawyer’s Bikes
- Dr. McCarthy’s Lab
- The Crow’s Nest Houseboat
- Dock Rufus the Pelican
- 3D Camera Area
- Kyle’s Braces
- The Nelson House History of Winter’s Tail
- Winter’s Gel Wall
- Florida Watershed
- Winter’s Friends
For a hands on experience, visit the Live Touch Tank with local species within the same touch tank used for Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2.
Center Heart of Winter's Dolphin Tale Adventure Your adventure will also include access to an interactive kid's area, Winter’s Mailbox where you can write a letter to Winter, Winter's true tail history, a Lion Fish exhibit and an expanded retail store.
Hurricane Experience Our newest exhibit will blow you away! Have you ever experienced a hurricane? Do you want to feel the whipping winds, torrential rain and awesome power of Florida's biggest natural disaster? We are excited to present our Hurricane Exhibit, where visitors can do just that!
Also be sure to check WDTA's Feed a Puffer Fish Program, where visitors can feed our Striped Burrfish!
Hours of Operation
*Dates and times subject to change
Saturdays and Sundays: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
January 4- February 12: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
February 13- May 1: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
May 2- May 29: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
May 30-August 14: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
August 15-November 18: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
November 19- November 27: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
November 28-December 16: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 17- December 31: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
- Thanksgiving Day Closed
- Christmas Eve at 2:00pm
- Christmas Day Closed
- New Year’s Eve at 4:00pm
300 Cleveland Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
*Admission to Winter’s Tale Dolphin Adventure is FREE with your paid admission to Clearwater Marine Aquarium; park for free at both WDTA and CMA and take a complimentary Jolley Trolley or boat shuttle ride between the two facilities!
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