An interactive aquarium is coming to Baton Rouge in 2021

Baton Rouge will soon be home to a new aquarium concept.

Blue Zoo, an interactive aquarium experience located in malls across the country, is opening in the Mall of Louisiana in the spring of 2021.

A stingray at Blue Zoo Oklahoma City 

The aquarium, which also operates at malls in Spokane, Washington and Oklahoma City, has many different hands-on attractions.

An inside look at Blue Zoo Aquarium 

According to the Blue Zoo Website, “our mission is to educate and inspire in a fun, hands-on environment! Touch and feed stingrays, birds and reptiles! Experience sharks, an octopus, clownfish, seahorse, jellyfish and angelfish! Play on multiple water tables and pirate ship!”

Other activities include a starfish touch tank and saltwater and freshwater centers.

Blue Zoo will eventually offer annual and daily passes, as well as birthday parties and field trips. The grand opening of Blue Zoo will be in early April. To learn more about the aquarium, click here.