Karen A. Steidinger Auditorium
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
Voyage into science at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Fish and Wildlife Research Institute at MarineQuest 2017!
Making nerdy cool since 1995, this free, family-friendly event features more than 60 exhibits from FWC and other conservation organizations. Visitors can explore and play throughout the indoor and outdoor activities, including touch tanks, face-painting, archery, and more.
Held in conjunction with the St. Petersburg Science Festival, MarineQuest visitors get an exclusive look into Florida’s latest fish and wildlife research.
This year’s event will feature a speaker series where guests can learn about manatee rescues, sharks and rays, coyotes, and other interesting talks by FWC’s experts.
Event parking is available for $5 at the SouthCore Parking Garage, 101 First Ave S. A free shuttle will transport visitors from the parking garage to the MarineQuest entrance.