Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab houses the only public aquarium in western North Carolina with more than 20 tanks that display sea horses, sting rays, shark pups, lion fish and a touch tank. It is home to more than 275 fish, invertebrates, reptiles, salamanders and a 2,000-gallon shark study tank. The interactive programs and displays engage people of all ages who want to learn about and enjoy the ocean. The Center also hosts parties and events.
511 N. Main St
Hendersonville, NC 28792
February - December
Henderson County Tourism Development Authority