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L’Aquarium de Barcelona

#89 of 699 things to do in Barcelona Features Animals
Moll d'Espanya del Port Vell, s/n, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 21 74 74
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US$22.82*
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“shark tank” (78 reviews)
“sea life” (57 reviews)
“nice aquarium” (37 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Moll d'Espanya del Port Vell, s/n, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
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+34 932 21 74 74
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love sea life, this one was ok. Only ok. For kids it is more fun than for adults. The underwater tube was nicely done, great sharks and rays. Buy ticket online so you can enjoy the 10% discount. Buy it on the aquarium official...More

Thank Attila D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Come here, it's new and well maintained, the tanks are amazing, the variety of sea life on display really interesting. Zillions of kids, but who cares!?

Thank William M
Reviewed 2 days ago

the Aquarium was smaller than expected but has everything you want there! good for kids and families as you can feed the fish and see the shows

Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely aquarium with plenty of different fish. Penguins, sharks and sting rays aswell. My 3 year old son loved it.

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 4 days ago

thoroughly enjoyed my time here but i'm an aquarium lover thats been to the dubai mall aquarium too entry fee is 20 euros although i paid 45 euros for coach from santa susanna and also got 5 hours shopping free time in the las ramblas...More

Thank SamuraiBaz
Reviewed 4 days ago

We reluctantly agreed to visit the Aquarium. I say that is average because of visits to the Atlanta and Cincinnati aquariums. There is a variety of fish, frogs, octopi, sharksetcetera but nothing outstanding. If you go and a re a senior you will receive a...More

Thank plschilt
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the aquarium because we've received info that it is the third aquarium in the world. The glass tunnel was very impressive indeed, but there were only "regular" species of fish. Aside that, everything was too expensive. It was just another checkpoint in our...More

Thank Micutzu-103
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Given the entry fee I was expecting a bit more for my money. Good for an afternoon filler if you are short of something to do and looking to kill time. Having said that kids will love it, especially the large fish tanks and moving...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is probably a nice place to check if you are travelling with kids: they get to see "Nemo" & "Dory" and be amazed. However, as an adult, for 20 euro - there's not much you can get.

Thank Alexandra P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am an avid scuba diver and free diver so the aquarium was an easy choice for me. Coming from Cyprus I am very familiar with the fish of the Mediterranean sea so it was quite nice to be able to see quite a lot...More

Thank Stavros A
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Ashish P
Does the Barcelona Aquarium have a Dolphin show ?
17 May 2017|
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Response from Håkan A | Reviewed this property |
No. There may be one at the Barcelona Zoo though.
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chakina
hallo i am travelling with my 3 children on August toBarcelona and i would like to go to the aquarium....How long it takes to see it?Must i buy tickets before i go?Do they have discount for large families? What is your opinion, to buy before going?Does anybody used BCN4 card?Doesit worth it?Thanks in advance Pambina
8 May 2017|
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Response from az2580 | Reviewed this property |
It took us about 1 hour to go through the exhibits and then we stayed another hour in the play space and activities at the end. We did book online which offers a small advance discount. I did a lot of research before we... More
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Mats418
I'm writing a text about a tourist attraction, can somebody give me a few interesting facts about this aquarium?
2 May 2017|
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Response from Debbie M | Reviewed this property |
Magnificent ancient architecture. Great huge auditorium in the same building for holding weddings, parties attached to it with the highest ceilings for amazing acoustics The fish are rare and incredible too. All the sea... More
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