Ripley's Aquarium of Canada Launches New "Time Tickets" Program to
Eliminate Guest Lineups
TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto's newest and most exciting
attraction, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, has announced that it has
launched a new "Time Tickets" program so guests are able to
conveniently reserve tickets in advance online for the date and time
they wish to visit, thus enabling guests to plan their visit in advance
and eliminating the need to wait in long lines.
"Our Aquarium has been open for three weeks and we are thrilled by the
overwhelming response and enthusiasm for our brand new attraction,"
says Peter Doyle, General Manager of Ripley's Aquarium of Canada. "We
want to make sure that families can plan their visit ahead of time, and
not have to worry about those occasions when there may be long lineups
for buying tickets. Our top priority is to ensure our guests have a
fantastic experience, so we created this new 'Time Ticket' specifically
to eliminate long lineups outside."
To prevent long wait times and overcrowding, the Aquarium will sell a
limited number of tickets per arrival time slot. Once guests arrive at
the Aquarium during their selected arrival time, they will be quickly
check-in by Guest Services staff. And, guests are not limited to a
specific length of stay for their visit. "Our guests are welcome to
enjoy the Aquarium for as long as they wish that day," says Doyle.
"Time Ticket" prices start from $29.98 for Adults, $19.98 for Youths and
Seniors, and $9.98 for Children (Ages 3-5). Children ages 2 and under
receive complimentary admission when accompanied by an adult.
For more information, visit www.ripleysaquariumofcanada.com.
About Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
Containing over 5.7 million litres of water, the 12,500 square metre
(135,000 square foot) interactive attraction immerses guests in a
thrilling underwater adventure that showcases more than 16,000 marine
animals and over 450 species. Open 365 days a year, Canada's largest
indoor aquarium features the biggest shark collection in North America,
one of the world's most extensive jelly fish exhibits, 100+ year old
giant lobsters, sting ray and bamboo shark touch pools and daily live
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada is also home to a highly-experienced animal
husbandry team of more than 20 marine biologists and aquarists. Under
the leadership of Director of Husbandry, Andy Dehart, the team is
responsible for the long-term care of the animals in the exhibit, as
well as overseeing water chemistry, animal nutrition, and animal
enrichment. The Aquarium strictly adheres to the standards of animal
welfare, veterinary care, wildlife conservation, scientific research,
education, staffing, and safety, as regulated by Association of Zoos
and Aquariums (AZA), and the Canadian Association of Zoos and Aquariums
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada is wholly owned and operated by Ripley
Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Vancouver-based, The Jim Pattison
Image with caption: "Ripley's Aquarium of Canada's thrilling "Dangerous Lagoon" is a 2.9 million litre underwater adventure filled with sharks, green sea turtles, sawfish, and more, and features a 315 ft-long (97 metre) underwater tunnel with a moving sidewalk. (CNW Group/Ripley's Aquarium of Canada LP)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131105_C4249_PHOTO_EN_32955.jpg
SOURCE: Ripley's Aquarium of Canada LP
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