Voldemort is Back!

July 8, 2014 | 5:00 pm |  View Release

Voldemort is Back!

(Virginia Beach, VA) – “Voldemort,” a Kemps ridley sea turtle, is back at the Virginia Aquarium Marine Animal Care Center, after being released last Wednesday. The turtle had a short term stay after being hooked the weekend before at Buckroe Fishing Pier in Hampton. Last Saturday, the turtle wasn’t as lucky. Voldemort was hooked at the Na... Read More

The Virginia Aquarium Is Excellent – Officially!

July 2, 2014 | 12:00 pm |  View Release

The Virginia Aquarium Is Excellent – Officially!

(Virginia Beach, VA) – The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center was recently awarded The Certificate of Excellence, from TripAdvisor. This award is given annually to businesses that consistently receive top ratings over the past year through TripAdvisor.com.  TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site that uses traveler feedb... Read More

Media Coverage on Dolphin Crisis Wins Award

July 1, 2014 | 1:28 pm |  View Release

Media Coverage on Dolphin Crisis Wins Award

(Virginia Beach, VA) – The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center was recently awarded a First Place 2014 Pinnacle Award by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Hampton Roads Chapter for its program “A Crisis Response to the Dolphin Unusual Mortality Event.” The award was accepted by the Aquarium’s Public Relations Manage... Read More