OdySea in the Desert is a 35-acre, multi-million-dollar entertainment destination featuring some of the most exciting and fun-filled attractions in the state of Arizona. Butterfly Wonderland: The largest butterfly pavilion in America, Butterfly Wonderland was the first phase of this project and opened in May 2013, followed by OdySea Mirror Maze. OdySea Aquarium, An Oceanic Adventure: Spanning over 200,000 square feet and holding more than 2 million gallons of water, the largest aquarium in the Southwest just had its ribbon cutting on September 3, 2016. Visit: http://www.odyseaaquarium.com/ Other Attractions: The above attractions at OdySea in the Desert are complemented by approximately 30 restaurant and retail establishments, all encircling a one-acre bustling courtyard complete with multiple water features and a lively center stage with entertainment. Reminiscent of popular tourist boardwalks throughout the country, the shops and restaurants showcase the local flavor of the region and offer a variety of merchandise and dining options.