Special to the Journal
Every Sunday in August Flint RiverQuarium guests will receive $5 admission to the Flint RiverQuarium. Tickets can be upgraded to include a movie at the Imagination Theater for an additional $3. These prices cannot be combined with any other discounts. The Flint RiverQuarium is open from 1-5 pm on Sunday.
On the first and third Sundays of each month, including August, the Flint RiverQuarium presents Discovery Days featuring themed crafts and activities for the whole family. The theme for August is “Flint RiverQuarium Carnival of Animals.”
The current films at the Flint RiverQuarium Imagination Theater are MicroPlanet, Alligator Kingdom, and Fire Ants. A portion of MicroPlanet was filmed on location at the Flint RiverQuarium.
The Flint RiverQuarium is southwest Georgia’s premier aquarium, featuring more than 1,000 animals that call the Flint River watershed home. The Flint RiverQuarium is located at 101 Pine Avenue in downtown Albany, Georgia. Regular operating hours are Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m.-5 p.m. The Flint RiverQuarium is closed on Mondays.