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Aquario da Madeira

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Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista 12, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
+351 291 850 340
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Small and quiet

Not an expensive and good way to see some of the local marine life. It was quiet so we were able to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam C
Very nice, but can be expensive

We were on a west coast tour of the island and our tour guide said to mention him and it would only... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris T
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“small aquarium” (15 reviews)
“marine life” (3 reviews)
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Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista 12, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
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+351 291 850 340
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"small aquarium"
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"diving experience"
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"marine life"
in 3 reviews
"short visit"
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"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
"rays"
in 7 reviews
"baptism"
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"madeira"
in 10 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not an expensive and good way to see some of the local marine life. It was quiet so we were able to move at our own pace. There was plenty of fish and rays to watch in the large tank and as we were on...More

Thank Sam C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a west coast tour of the island and our tour guide said to mention him and it would only cost 2 Euro to get in otherwise it's 7 Euro. We were in and out within 15 minutes, its very small. There are...More

Thank Chris T
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Reviewed June 15, 2018

Very small, but quite nice place. There was a beautiful, large squid of variable color. We watched it for an hour.

Thank aprilejsi
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

I took my family here because my daughter loves aquariums she was excited to go here and we went in side and started having a look and it was finished if you have a family don’t take them here.

1  Thank Stuart E
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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place and interesting. We spend there more than one hour. Who likes the fishes don't mind 7 euros (3 coffee in old town ,pfff) I loved it.

Thank András M
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Just 15 min to go.If you have been to Lisbon Aquario for example, there is no comparision. We went there only for bed weather.descriptions dont match creatures. btw, there have small speace, pity

Thank otellolacarra
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

not a very big place , but lots of different fish to see ,perfect for small children maybe not for couples you can be in & out in half an hour easy but kids like to hang around . the best part is the big...More

Thank dphildiane
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

9 minutes in and out. Dead and nearly dead fishes. 1m moray eel in a tank made for guppys. This place should really need an animal cruelty checkup. Stay away.

Thank Christer N
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

built within the old fort of John the Baptist and worth half hour to see the marine life of the area displayed in several open tanks and two very large displays behind glass including rays, a small shark and many different species explained and identified...More

Thank EleanorStoneham
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

We booked a diving experience for 2, we paid €80 each and it was worth it. The activity lasted half a day, first diving outside in the stunning natural pools then inside the aquarium. Very friendly instructors. Would recommend the dive, the aquarium itself is...More

Thank Andy s
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