Marineland in Flagler County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Marineland-The World’s First Oceanarium
Erected 2016 by : The Marineland Dolphin Adventure, Georgia Aquarium, and The Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-927.)
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9600 N Oceanshore Blvd, Palm Coast FL 32137, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marineland (within shouting distance of this marker); Princess Place Estate (approx. 1.6 miles away); Old Highway A1A (approx. 2.4 miles away); Washington Oaks Gardens (approx. 2.7 miles away); Massacre of the French (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fort Matanzas National Monument (approx. 3.4 miles away); Mala Compra Plantation Historic Site (approx. 3.7 miles away); King's Road (approx. 3.9 miles away).
Regarding Marineland-The World’s First Oceanarium. Marineland had up to 500,000 visitors yearly during its heydays of the 1950's-1960's. Along with being the "World's First Oceanarium", it was the location of the first dolphin calf successfully born in human care. Over its 80 year existence, Marineland has been the site of numerous film productions. Most notably "Creature from the Black Lagoon" (1954), and "Sea Hunt" (1958, TV). Marineland has been recognized as a
Categories. • Animals • Education • Entertainment • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.