Weeki Wachee, Florida: Mermaids of Weeki Wachee

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Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

Address:
6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, FL
Directions:
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park. On the west side of US Hwy 19/Commercial Way just south of Cortez Blvd.
Hours:
Daily shows at 10, 12, 1:30, and 3. (Call to verify)
Phone:
352-592-5656
Admission:
$13 park entrance fee. The mermaid show is free.
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Mermaids of Weeki Wachee
World-famous underwater show in a natural spring. Tourists and fans of superior lung capacity have been entranced by the Weeki Wachee mermaids since 1947. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/14/2018]

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Pocahontas Meets Little Mermaid
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Weeki Wachee Show Themes: The First 50 Years
A list of Underwater Show titles for the first 50 years of Weeki Wachee's performing mermaids, 1947-1997. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Weeki Wachee, Florida - State’s Catch: Half-Fish Employees
Weeki Wachee - City of Mermaids: After five years of hard work and occasional fin-biting, the City of Mermaids has officially become a state park of Florida. [11/01/2008] Complete Story...

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Mermaids of Weeki Wachee

Weeki Wachee Springs -- where mermaids are real! The price is extremely reasonable to enjoy swimming, mermaid shows, riverboat cruise, and much more! Arrive one hour before it opens to guarantee entrance (the park reaches capacity quickly). Don't let the one hour wait time scare you away from this gem. The park's capacity is set so everyone can enjoy a day in the spring without overcrowding!

I also would encourage booking a kayaking adventure (separate admission) through Weeki Wachee (2-3 weeks in advance available on their website). Crystal clear water takes you peacefully downstream. Don't worry about paddling against the current, because the park will drive you back and get your kayak out of the water for you! Watch for manatees, but don't touch.

[Yvette Pryor, 06/22/2019]

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