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Aquarium de Paris - CineAqua

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Address: 5 avenue Albert de Mun, 75116 Paris, France
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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At some point in your visit -- which shouldn't take you much more than an hour -- you realize you're circling the same shark tank all the time. We went on a cool, cloudy... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

At some point in your visit -- which shouldn't take you much more than an hour -- you realize you're circling the same shark tank all the time. We went on a cool, cloudy Saturday, and arrived at 4:30 PM to find a line it took us an hour to get through. If my son hadn't had his heart set... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice variety of fish even the most exotic ones are there. Not a long queue at all. It took us less than 20 minutes to enter. The kids loved it since its not very bog and very Paris cEntral next to Eiffel tower.

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Thank Christian N
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is the first aquarium i visit so i cant compare to other ones. The ambiance is well designed to submerge you in the relaxing mood. The collection of jellyfish. It doesnt have extraordinary animals such as big sharks or whales.

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Thank Georges R
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Too expensive, too short visit. Families with very young kids were having fun. Still I would only go once with my kids, mostly for the video shows, and then never again.

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Riga, Latvia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is quite expensive attraction, but if you visit Eiffel tower and outside is not so warm, then kids will appreciate this visit also. Inside there is not so much to see except for jelly fish tanks and one big octopus - the rest is usual stuff as in other aquariums. In the end is open tank where anybody has... More 

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We had à terrible expérience. We tried to use the McDonald's pass as explain in the other comments, it was impossible. It's a total fraud. Then we still did the visit (kids wanted to visit once we entered), the place is old, dirty nothing spectacular or worth it. Lastly the staff is impolite, everything to make you spend a bad... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This aquarium is quite nice although it doesn't have the largest range of fish and other sea creatures. The jellyfish section is rather lovely and the aquarium does have both French and English signage on most exhibits. The aquarium is nice, warm and the perfect place to escape the cold for a couple of hours during the winter.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I went there with my wife and 2 year ild daughter, and to have this aquarium in the center if Paris is amazing. It's not the. best in the world but definitely worth the trip for kids in a cold January!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is nearby Eiffel tower and pretty handy to spend few hours with kids. Shark tank is cool. There is also a section where kids can touch fishes - which my kids loved. Tickets are a bit expensive but worth it.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We stopped here because (a) we have a kid who needed a kid thing to do, and (b) it was cold outside and we needed to get warm for a bit. The place served its purpose, and the exhibitions are OK. But it's far from being a great aquarium, and parts of it are even a bit sad. The overall... More 

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