Imaginarium Science Center Touch Tank

Touch live sea life, engineer a creation, run through a rainstorm! Your admission package to the Imaginarium provides hours of fun and entertainment for the entire family through hands-on science exhibits. You will enjoy the Dino Discovery Dig Area, a hands-on experience at our marine touch tank with stingrays & more, exhibits displaying live fish, sharks, turtles, and iguanas, daily Animal Encounters with LIVE animals, the opportunity to become a TV weather forecaster in our mini-studio, the Sporty Science Arena, a virtual sports simulator, 3-D movie and so much more!

Hours Of Operation

Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday: Noon to 5:00pm

Admission Package – includes Animal Encounter Shows, "Sea-to-See" Touch Tank Experience, and over 60 hands-on exhibits.

Group admission is available and must be scheduled a minimum of 2 weeks in advance. To schedule a group trip click on group reservations


Adults (13-54): $12
Seniors (55+):
Students (with ID):
Children 2 & Under:

Florida Sales Tax will be added to these prices when applicable.


2000 Cranford Ave.
Fort Myers, FL

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Meet Our Team

Carrie Nameth, Floor Coordinator/Animal Care Specialist


Carrie has been with the Imaginarium since 2011.  She has extensive experience and training with Animal Care and Handling.  You can find her making sure all residents of the Imaginarium are well-fed and taken care of and you can also catch one of her Animal Encounters where she lets you touch live animals...even alligators!!

Carrie is an Animal Care Specialist and Educator by day and a tree hugging, Earth-saving super hero by night!




Tina Hamm, Educator

Tina has been with the Imaginarium since 2013.

Tom Dahlheimer, Exhibits & Facilities Manager


Tom has been with the Imaginarium since 1997!  His background is in mechanics, hydraulics, electronics, electrical, and woodworking.  On a typical day at the Imaginarium you can find Tom behind the scenes working on a new exhibit, or fixing some of our old ones!





Matt Johnson, Executive Director

Shelby Baucom, Deputy Director

Mike Gangi, Exhibit Technician


Grisel Brewster, Museum Educator

Aracelli Alvarado, Visitor Service Assistant

Elaine Garrett, Visitor Service Assistant

Dorothy Doody, Visitor Service Assistant

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