Review Shedd Aquarium
This business has 6 positives and 0 negatives.
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Shedd Aquarium

Category: Entertainment, Disability-Aware Business, Disability Awareness Trained
Phone number: (312) 939-2438
Location: 1200 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605
Website: http://www.sheddaquarium.org/
 
Review Shedd Aquarium
This business has 6 positives and 0 negatives.
abulgrin_ignite
abulgrin_ignite
9:45am 09/08/17
Good
Good

The aquarium is a very nice place to visit, the building was accessible and offered many choices. Staff were friendly and spoke directly to us. Overall a good experience. There is little parking but handicap spaces are available.

Disability Awareness:   Welcoming, Talked directly to the person/people with disability, Friendly, Gave choices, Gave extra time, Respectful, Helpful with assistance or accommodation, Flexible service, Physically accessible, Accessible Parking
jake74
jake74
12:55pm 10/15/15
Great!
Great!

I came here yesterday morning for a presentation. Everybody in attendance--including staff and volunteers--was very warm and welcoming. I enjoyed the presentation, and afterwards I got to touch a real live penguin. That was very cool, no pun intended! I highly recommend this place to anybody.

Disability Awareness:   Welcoming, Talked to me person-to-person, Asked me if I needed or wanted help, Friendly, Gave me choices, Gave me extra time, Respectful, Helpful when I needed assistance or accommodation, Has employees with disabilities, Flexible service, Physically accessible, Other, Accessible Parking, They have tactile models of different creatures such as amphibians.
jg
jg
1:42pm 10/14/15
Great!
Great!

Today our team presented to the staff. Our host John, was very excited with our team was there. Everyone that I spoke with was very nice as well.

Disability Awareness:   Welcoming, Talked to me person-to-person, Asked me if I needed or wanted help, Friendly, Respectful, Helpful when I needed assistance or accommodation, Physically accessible, Accessible Parking
John Maxson
John Maxson
12:06pm 05/15/12
Great!
Great!

Have been here a few times .li9ke the oceanarium thats in the back, the fish tank near the front,and exibits around the sides(fish tanks that has all ocean creatures like fish,eels,turtles,etc..Good place to see animals

Disability Awareness:   Welcoming, Talked to me person-to-person, Asked me if I needed or wanted help, Friendly, Gave me choices, Gave me extra time, Respectful, Flexible service, Physically accessible
jake74
jake74
11:51am 05/14/12
Great!
Great!

I've been to the Shedd Aquarium a few times and have always had lots of fun. One of my favorite parts there is watching the whales and dolphins.

Disability Awareness:   Welcoming, Talked to me person-to-person, Asked me if I needed or wanted help, Friendly, Gave me choices, Gave me extra time, Respectful, Helpful when I needed assistance or accommodation, Flexible service, Physically accessible
Ceja
Ceja
9:20am 04/17/12
Good
Good



Disability Awareness:   Welcoming, Talked directly to the person/people with disability, Friendly, Gave choices, Gave extra time, Respectful, Helpful with assistance or accommodation, Flexible service, Physically accessible, There is not a lot of parking for the Shedd Aquarium. It would be difficult to get around in a wheelchair when the Aquarium is crowded.

 
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