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Galway Atlantaquaria

#18 of 136 things to do in Galway Features Animals
| Seapoint Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 585 100
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
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“sea life” (26 reviews)
“feeding times” (19 reviews)
“rainy day” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Seapoint Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 585 100
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Got there for the 1pm fish feeding was very fun to be involved in feeding the fish. Deffiantly the highlight. It's abit smaller then I thought it would be. Fun for an hour or two but you couldn't spend all day there due to seeing...More

Thank Clare A
Reviewed 5 days ago

We decided to go to the aquarium as it was very near our hotel and the beach, and we thought it would be nice. It was expensive enough for two students for the amount of time we spent in it. It was very dark, and...More

Thank Chloe C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! Always a must when in Galway!! Spectacular variety of fish and lots of information written about them! The place itself is quite dark and dull could do with some fun artwork to make it more attractive? Very nice staff obviously know exactly...More

Thank ShannonBurke99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unlike aquaria that try to be all things to all people, this one focuses almost entirely on fish and habits in both fresh and salt water in and around Ireland. We counted only four tanks containing exotics -- one colorful Caribbean tropicals, two creatures from...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had great time there. We seen plenty of fishes but unfortunately we didn't find turtles ,my son love them. Overall nice place to but probably you won't come back as is quite costly.

Thank arcik14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ireland's largest connection indoors with the sea.... you will be able to see first hand and experience this is the most famous and near the Wild Atlantic beautiful Salthill native irish sharks, jellyfish and much much more... then enjoy the rest of the gift shop...More

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not the largest Aquarium I have been to but very informative. Really enjoyed the interactions and we stayed for the feeding time. Got to hold a starfish and learned quite a bit. Gift shop had a good variety Noticed a sign showing birthday parties available...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent about 2 hours in here recently with an 8 and 3-year-old. To my surprise, they loved it.. as did I. Exhibits are mostly found in irish waters, so nothing awe-striking, but the hourly events they run are great, due to their interactive nature and...More

Thank Mac10K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this was great for kids, you can spend as long as you like, its not huge but my 2 year old loved it and I will bring her back

Thank LetitiaS_71
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Galway atlantiquarium proved a very enjoyable experience for four kids and myself ages 3 to 9 .a spacious airy display of tanks and touch pools over 2 floors .all day ticket validity meant good value and overall we spent 3 .5 hours here .

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are there seals at Atlantaquaria?
19 March 2016|
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