OdySea in the Desert is a 35-acre (in the process of expansion to 82 acres), multi-level, quarter billion dollar mixed use retail entertainment complex. The development features world-class attractions including Arizona's largest aquarium, OdySea Aquarium®, Butterfly Wonderland®, Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs, Bodies Revealed™, and an Ice Bar.
An interactive, award-winning Aquarium
Get up close and personal with sharks, penguins, otters, rays, and sea turtles at one of the newest aquariums in the country. Feel the smooth, rubbery-like skin of a sting ray, walk underwater among sharks and curious marine life at SeaTREK®, and step aboard the world’s only rotating aquarium experience, OdySea Voyager.
The largest butterfly conservatory in the country
Learn about Monarch migration in a captivating 3D movie, observe live chrysalis as they emerge naturally into beautiful butterflies, experience our 3,000 freely flying butterflies and so much more.
Go back in time with the dinosaurs
Complete with more than 80 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs that roam through exhibits and true-to-life recreations of prehistoric habitats, Pangaea transports guests back to the age of the dinosaurs.
Seeing promotes understanding
Over 200 actual human bodies and specimens, meticulously dissected and respectfully displayed, offer an unprecedented and wholly unique look into your amazing body.
A “cool place” to hang
Arizona’s only ice playground and bar, it’s by far the “coolest” place in the state.
There’s so much to do at OdySea
Sit down for a meal, indulge in a refreshing ice cream or smoothie, ride the bumper boats, get lost in a mirror maze, and shop for some uniquely Arizonan keepsakes.