Attractions: Weeki Wachee Mermaids

Mermaids are no longer a myth — they are a limited-time attraction at the Newport Aquarium.

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Weeki Wachee Mermaids

Mermaids are no longer a myth — they are a limited-time attraction at the Newport Aquarium. Watch the graceful and finned Weeki Wachee Mermaids as they swim underwater with sea creatures daily inside the aquarium’s tanks. The Weeki Wachee Mermaids, a classic roadside attraction from Weeki Wachee Springs State Park in Florida, have been swimming for more than 60 years, delighting visitors with simple magic.


Through Oct. 12. Free with admission. Newport on the Levee, Newport, Ky., newportaquarium.com.

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