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Barcelona Aquarium

 Discover the Barcelona Aquarium, located in the Old Port
The tunnel of the Oceanarium. Photography: Paul Hermans
In the Barcelona Old Port we find one of the largest aquariums in Europe and the most important in the world in submarine fauna of the Mediterranean. Since its inauguration in 1996 its facilities have become a point of reference in the leisure offer of the city of Barcelona. Here you can find the perfect place to spend a pleasant day with the whole family or you can live one of the most fantastic experiences of your life. Watch out for sharks!
The Aquarium of Barcelona is a privileged place to know the deep sea and its inhabitants. For this purpose there are 35 different aquariums containing about 11,000 animals belonging to 450 different species.

Aquarium Sections

The Oceanarium, unique in Europe, is the Aquarium's largest tank, with 36 meters in diameter, 5 meters deep and about 4 million liters of water. A spectacular transparent tunnel more than 80 meters long allows to cross underneath Oceanarium and enjoy a spectacular submarine walk.
Mediterranean aquariums. 14 aquariums representative of the different Mediterranean areas.
Tropical aquariums. 7 aquariums representing the tropical seas with their most characteristic species.
Planet Aqua. An exhibition showing many aquatic animals that have adapted perfectly to the most diverse environment conditions.
Jewels of the sea. Permanent exhibition dedicated to molluscs.
¡Explore! - an interactive space designed to make known the sea world to children.

Immersion with sharks

The Barcelona Aquarium gives the opportunity to all the divers with valid degree to live the unique experience of submerging in the main tank surrounded by sharks and thousands of fish.
Contact
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Contact
Address: Moll d'Espanya (Spain's Quay) - Barcelona 08039
Tel.: +34 932 217 474
Fax: +34 932 219 226
E-mail: info@aquariumbcn.com
Website: www.aquariumbcn.com
Opening hours
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Opening hours
July, August and Easter holidays
Monday to Sunday: 10am to 9.30pm.
June and September
Monday to Sunday: 10am to 9pm.
January, February, March, November and December
Monday to Friday: 10am to 7.30pm.
Weekends and public holidays: 10am to 8pm.
April, May and October
Monday to Friday: 10am to 8pm.
Weekends and public holidays: 10am to 8.30pm.
Christmas holidays
Monday to Sunday: 10am to 8.30pm.
Prices
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Prices
Fares in ticket offices
Adults: 20 €
Children from 5 to 10 years: 15 €
Children from 3 to 4 years: 7 €
Over 65: 18 €
Public transport
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Public transport
Metro. Drassanes Station (line L3), 1km away, and Barceloneta Station (line L4), 750m away.
Bus. Lines 14, 17, 39, 45, 51, 59, 64, 120, D20, H14, N6, N9, N12, N15 and V17.
Tourist bus. Port Vell stop (red route).
Location
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Location
GPS: 41°22'36.4"N 2°11'02.6"E / 41.376786, 2.184055
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