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L’Aquarium de Barcelona

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Barcelona Aquarium Skip the Line Ticket
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“sea life”(74 reviews)
“nice aquarium”(48 reviews)
The Barcelona L'Aquàrium is located in the old harbour, Port Vell, and is the world's most important marine leisure and education centre dedicated to Mediterranean undersea life. It is the perfect place to find out about the seabed and all its...more
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Moll d'Espanya del Port Vell, s/n, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
Port Vell (Old Port)
+34 932 21 74 74
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All reviews shark tank sea life nice aquarium glass tunnel moving floor different species great for kids couple of hours few hours fishes acquarium underwater feeding
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must visit in Barcelona. Situated next to the Harbour, contains an extensive range of fish. The large aquarium is impressive.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kennethgenovese
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I found the selection of the fish quite limited and the overall centre dated for the admission of 20€! I have visited other aquariums, especially in UK and Greece, and they were far bigger and more interactive! However my little daughter enjoyed some fun activities...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jo_mnt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is not bad,especially for families with kids. I believe it is much better experience for children,who would love to explore and see all the fish and pools. Only thing I think all of the aquariums are really too small, for all of the living...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _raknikolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as was passing when in Barcelona for the weekend . Myself and my sister enjoyed the visit but there is not loads to see is very much like a sealife centre in the uk and didn’t take more than 1hr to get round ....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank katiec617
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most people may work around the aquarium in awe but as a fish expert, this aquarium is far from acceptable standards. Aquarium are too small and overcrowded not respecting the species needs. There is no adequate environment to enable fishes or pinguins to exert their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nadiaz_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and interesting exhibits for kids. The water is clean and there is a good selection of fishes. The moving walkway is great.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Viorel_25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like it! There weren’t a lot of fish, but I enjoyed looking at them, because it was obvious that fishes are treated very well there. The water is clean and transparent, some fish are old and have a nice aging. There also were many warnings...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 302alimaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For €20 this was an expensive attraction for the quality of the exhibits. Several tanks were undergoing refurbishment, and the whole place looked dated. There was a reasonable selection of sea creatures, with manta rays seemingly a firm favourite! The main attraction of the main...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank clockworkcat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an okay aquarium. Good for small kids, but not a big variety of fish species and no outside exhibits. The moving walkway is cool, but the prices - 20 € for adults- are steep for what you get.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vancouvergirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I liked it a lot. If you do not have a lot of time you can go there even for 1hour. It is great, interactive and the sealife is very rich!

Date of experience: November 2018
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L'Aquàrium B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at L’Aquarium de Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thaks a lot for your opinion, we are glad toknow that you enjoyed the visit. Best regards,

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Karina M
23 November 2018|
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Response from L'Aquàrium B | Property representative |
Hello, Accrediting the disability, the price of admission is € 15. If the disability is higher than 65%, in addition the companion would be free. Best regards,
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17 August 2018|
Response from L'Aquàrium B | Property representative |
Hello, Yes you can show your ticket purchase on your smartphone at L'Aquàrium
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Aileen B
3 August 2018|
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Response from Madhura S | Reviewed this property |
Oh forgot to answer your other question.. if you have an underwater camera, the instructor will happily click plenty of pics outside the cage for you. Otherwise if you have other guests with you, they can observe from the... More