7 Aquariums to Visit Within Driving Distance of OKC

Of course we love all there is to do right here in OKC, but sometimes we all need a change of scenery and want to hop in the car and head off on a road trip. And we sure love when the destination has an aquarium!

If you are looking for great areas to explore Oklahoma or family field trips in OKC we’ve got you covered. And now we are rounding up a list of most-commonly suggested aquariums in OKC or within driving distance of OKC! *All driving distances are approximate and depend on your starting point, of course. 

Best Aquariums Near OKCBest Aquariums to Visit Within Driving Distance of OKC 

Oklahoma City Blue Zoo
2501 W Memorial Rd
Oklahoma City, OK 73134

Medicine Park Aquarium & Natural Sciences Center
1 hour 20 minute drive from OKC
1 Aquarium Drive
Medicine Park, OK 73557

Oklahoma Aquarium
1.5 hour drive from OKC
300 Aquarium Drive
Jenks, OK 74037

3 hour drive from OKC
1974 Green Oaks Rd
Fort Worth TX 76116
**Check out the best things to do with kids in Fort Worth while you are there!

Dallas World Aquarium
3.5 hour drive from OKC
1801 N Griffin St
Dallas, TX 75202

Branson Aquarium at the Boardwalk
4.5 hour drive from OKC
2700 76 Country Blvd
Branson, MO 65616

Springfield Wonders of Wildlife 
4.5 hour drive from OKC
500 W Sunshine St
Springfield, MO 65807

If you are looking for other nearby destinations or some of our favorite spots to travel, you can catch those articles here. 

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