The Dallas World Aquarium is 1 blk. n. of Ross Ave. at 1801 N. Griffin St. in the West End district. The aquarium is home to such marine life as stingrays, wrasses and rare leafy sea dragons. Monkeys, crocodiles, otters and manatees live in the Venezuelan rain forest habitat. A 40-foot tunnel allows visitors to surround themselves with sharks, rays and sawfish in the Mundo Maya exhibit. The Cape of Good Hope exhibit is home to a penguin colony.