OdySea in the Desert®

6 world-class attractions at one destination

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®, Dolphinaris®, Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs, Bodies Revealed™, and an Ice Bar.

OdySea Aquarium

An oceanic adventure

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.

Butterfly Wonderland

A rainforest experience

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.

Dolphinaris - Arizona

World’s leading provider of dolphin experiences

Interact with the dolphins

In this unique experience, guests interact with dolphins, learn about this amazing species, and support ocean conservation efforts. Bring your bathing suit, put on a wetsuit, and kiss a dolphin!


Land of the dinosaurs

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.


Fascinating and real

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.

Polar Play

Ice Bar

A “cool place” to hang

Arizona’s only ice playground and bar, it’s by far the “coolest” place in the state.

Eat. Shop. Play.

20 eating, shopping, and amusement venues

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.