IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - The East Idaho Aquarium is opening tomorrow. Today they had a VIP event so people could get a sneak peek.
This is the first aquarium in this area. They are open from 9 A.M. until 8 P.M. Admission is $12 for adults and $9 for children. They are located at 570 E Anderson St. in Idaho Falls.
They have a lot of interactive tanks, birds and lizards---and even have a mermaid.
Employees are excited about the opening.
"Oh, we're so excited. There's been a lot going on and we're excited to finally share it with the public that's shown a lot of excitement as well," Clark Christensen - director of animal health
You can stop by the Pizza Pie Cafe until 7 P.M., 25% of the profits go to the aquarium. They will there with some animals and you can meet the mermaid.