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Akwarium Gdynskie MIR

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Address: al. Jana Pawla II, Gdynia 81-345, Poland
Phone Number:
058 732 66 01
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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A worth seeing point on your trip map

A couple of first exhibition rooms look rather poor. It's an old fashioned, boring places ripped out straight from a previous epoch of museums. Bigger part of the museum is great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very small place, almost no alive fish, most of them are staffed or made of plastic. There are 2 interesting things: Japanese turtle and "fish with hands" :)

Thank Andrey B
Krakow, Poland
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A couple of first exhibition rooms look rather poor. It's an old fashioned, boring places ripped out straight from a previous epoch of museums. Bigger part of the museum is great, though. They even have a living sneak or two :)

Thank dsmnd
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I'm normally a fan of aquariums and this was an aquarium. It was good, not amazing but good. I found the anaconda scary, that's a huge snake 🐍. Also the crabs were super sneaky, moving all side ways and that. I would recommend this aquarium to anyone who is in Gdynia on a cold Friday afternoon. One of the Rays... More 

Thank liina_tw
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31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

It was my fourth visit at the place in the thirty years. Unfortunately there was not much change in the aquarium during this time. The same stuffed animals and fishing schematics that were here back in 1988 and the same cramped space. Some changes are for worse, like the lack of the wet zone where you could play with water... More 

Thank Szymon7
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5 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were wondering around gdynia and came across the aquarium and decided to go in. The aquarium has some really cool fishes but there was very little of them,there was quite a bit of fake animals and very little of interactive games. It took us about 20 min to see everything. The aquarium may to good to... More 

Thank Ola G
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42 reviews
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Our 7-year-old kid loved it! You can see hundereds of type of small size sea and water animals! Good programme absolutely worth it!

Thank ZuzuSchavel
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The location is great as it is front sea. The museum is rather small (4 floors) and lacks of entertainment to stimulate the discovery aspect. Many aquariums to see. My young kids were not super interested in. Probably more for teenagers.

Thank SengChan
Bialystok, Poland
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

If you are in Gdynia you must visit Akwarium MIR! We can find there beautiful fishes etc. Perfect place for families with kids.

Thank selcouthxd
Warsaw, Poland
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Worth to visit, particularly with children. Once can learn about Baltic sea and observation also exotic fish and creatures.

Thank 635katarzynau
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely horrible. The poor animals have barely room to turn around in their way too small habitats. Fish were covered in what looked like fungus and their eyes were cloudy. Turtles had no land area in the habitats and clearly panicked while trying to escape through the glass. I counted about 10-15 live (barely) species in small aquariums, the rest... More 

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