OdySea in the Desert is a one-of-a-kind entertainment destination that includes 4 world-class attractions and over 20 dining, shopping, and amusement establishments. They all surround a bustling courtyard with a center stage that hosts a variety of live entertainment throughout the year.
OdySea Aquarium, the newest aquarium in the country, features 62 exhibits, over 6,000 animals, and 300 species, with highly engaging presentations of aquatic life like no other in the industry, including the SeaTREK® underwater ocean walking and the world’s only rotating Aquarium experience, “The Voyager.”
Butterfly Wonderland, the largest indoor butterfly pavilion in America, entertains and enchants as it educates visitors of all ages on the wonders of one of Mother Nature’s most beloved creatures. It also includes educational laboratories, interactive exhibits, and a 3D movie theater.
Dolphinaris Arizona allows visitors to interact with dolphins, learn about this amazing species, and support ocean conservation efforts. A swim with the dolphin experience, Dolphinaris hopes to amaze, educate, and empower guests, encouraging them to become stewards of the oceans and its inhabitants.
Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs is an indoor interactive exhibit and educational center located at OdySea in the Desert. Complete with more than 50 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs that roam through exhibits and true-to-life recreations of prehistoric habitats, Pangaea is designed to transport guests back to the age of the dinosaurs. Guests can enjoy family-friendly activities, educational explorations, thrilling rides, high-quality dining and more.
The Restaurants at OdySea represent many different international cuisines - Classic American, Mexican, Greek, and Italian—all offering a family-friendly environment and moderate pricing: Humble Pie, El Encanto, Modern Grove VIEWS, Pangaea Grill, Johnny Rockets, and Docktails Beach Café.
A variety of sweets & treats include Sugar Drop Candy Shop, The Kakery, Nekter Juice Bar, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, The Reef Snackbar, and Frozen Penguin Ice Cream.
Other interactive experiences found at OdySea in the Desert include Polar Play Ice Bar, OdySea Mirror Maze, Bumper Boats, The OdySea Express Train and Vitality Aqua Massage & Oxygen Bar.
OdySea in the Desert is located on the eastern boundary of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) in Scottsdale. The SRPMIC community has been closely involved in the construction of OdySea. Native American design features have been incorporated into the building’s structure.