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any science nerds

Discussion in 'Travel' started by fireturk41, Aug 29, 2009.

  1. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    fireturk41

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    well this year at school i decided to take an extra science even though i didnt have to...my teacher who is cool as hell was talkin about aquariums, he mentioned the one in GA and the one in maryland, witch one is better? and are there any better ones on the east coast? im traveling from NC up to 9 or 10 hour drive. so any suggestions?
     
  2. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:44 PM
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    The Boston Aquarium was one of the best I have seen. I've not been there in 20 years though.
     
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    There's one in Virginia Beach that's really good. ;)
     
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    I hear the National Aquarium in Maryland/DC is excellent... never been there though...
     
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    i wasn't all that impressed with the new aquarium in atlanta
     
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    The National Zoo was awesome, so I can only guess that this one is just as good. :)
     
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    The one at the Inner Harbor is nice. The Aquarium at Kure Beach in NC is small but neat.
     
  8. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:18 PM
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    Believe it or not the Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg is great. Great layout. This is coming from a Chicagoan who has always gone to the Shedd, one of the best in the world.
     
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    agreed. I've gone to the shedd several times and found it to be no better than any other ones. I had forgot about the one in gatlinburg.

    I've been to the shedd aquarium in chicago, the new one in atlanta, the chattanooga aquarium, new orleans aquarium, and the ripleys one. I'd say the ripleys one is the best laid out aquarium i've been too.
     
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    Ditto.
     
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    been to both the one in atlanta and the one in MD and would say the Md one was better, i think the layout of the atalnta one takes away from it
     
  13. Sep 25, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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    The shark exhibit at MD is neat.
     
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