Aqua World has created some of the most eye catching and luxurious aquariums in the Midwest. Drawing on over 50 years of experience in the industry and hobby, providing healthy and successful habits is what we love to do. Whether you’re in need of an aquarium or an outdoor paradise our expertise will help you build your idea.
Together We Build Amazing Aquariums
We create captivating aquariums from the ground up. Our award winning designs are featured in homes and businesses across the Midwest region.
We have two locations full of freshwater, saltwater, and pond supplies. Our full selection of supplements and livestock are unmatched.
Our trained staff have maintained hundreds of successfully thriving aquariums throughout the greater St. Louis region. Let us help you build a customized maintenance program to keep your investment happy and healthy!
Whether it’s a 5 gallon or a 5,000 gallon system you need, our staff has installed them all. Let our friendly staff members help design and layout the steps for your custom installation!
Our certified staff have installed and maintained countless ponds and residential habits through out the Midwest region. Our award winning pond designs are one of a kind!
We offer aquarium leasing options for commercial customers. From selection to installation, we will build you an amazing aquatic feature within your budget!
What they're saying about us
We can tell you all day how great our stores and staff are, but we'd like you to hear from our customers...
“Aqua World has been a staple in our lives since moving to Wildwood in 1998. John, the owner, is extremely knowledgeable and has always been very helpful. Their fish quality is high ... we've never had any issues.”Robin B.Hobbyist
“I personally had an amazing experience here. I saw other reviews saying the fish were priced higher. But probably for good reason. They seem to be very seasoned aquarists. It is definitely my go to place hereto.”Zen D.Hobbyist
“This is the best spot for aquarists in St. Louis hands down. I have not bought fish food, fish, plants, or equipment from a chain store since I discovered this small mom and pop gem a few years ago!”Angie RoederHobbyist
“Aqua World in Ellisville has been phenomenal is helping me get started with my aquarium. Stephanie has had a pivotal role in helping me with the care of my newly established (in 2014) tank and ongoing care since!”Lucy G.Hobbyist
“This is probably my favorite place to have a pond build on your property or build it yourself. (DIY) John is the owner of this lovely relaxing business. All of the materials are top quality along with the amazing fish he has for your indoor or outdoor pond.”Gloria G.Hobbyist