Newport Aquarium Voted #1
A national travel/attraction web site today announced that Newport Aquarium was ranked the Best Aquarium in the country by reader voting.
The web site - 10best.com - released the results of its inaugural "Readers' Choice Travel Awards." Each award was divided into a distinct attraction category.
The final results of the Best Aquarium category were:
1. Newport Aquarium
2. Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)
3. Georgia Aquarium (Atlanta)
4. Monterey Bay Aquarium (Monterey, California)
5. National Aquarium (Baltimore)
The full top-ten list can be viewed, as well as the winners in other categories, at:
On behalf of the Newport Aquarium cast and volunteers, thank you for voting for us and making Newport Aquarium #1. We set out each day to help our guests create wonderful memories with their families in a world-class facility. This ranking in some small way says we're succeeding. We're honored, but now we'll work extra hard to earn that vote again next year.