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Galway Atlantaquaria

#18 of 135 things to do in Galway Features Animals
| Seapoint Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 585 100
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“sea life” (26 reviews)
“feeding times” (19 reviews)
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| Seapoint Promenade, Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 585 100
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

Stopped by here while in Galway. Was nice to do something different, passed away a bit of the day. The layout is good, lots of fish! Would recommend a visit.

Thank Aoife M
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We visited the aquarium on a cold day with our two daughters. It is quite samll. I think its price does not match with its size. My older daughter who is almost six got a bit bored, whereas the younger one who is two loved...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 20 December 2015

The whole aquarium can easily be done in 45 minutes. This was a bit pricey for 33 Euros for a family of 4. The highlight was the brief feeding tour. The fish, rays and small sharks come right up to the surface for the food,...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Instead of taking or grandchild to Santa we took him to visit the Galway Atlantaquaria n Salthill. It was a very windy day with the waves crashing over onto the promenade in Salthill but plenty of people were making their way to the Atlantaquaria. At...More

Thank M-P7
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I think this place is lacking a major attraction (i.e. Shark or something), what's the draw here? It was €33 for a family ticket (2 adults and 2 kids) to see pollack and brown trout. It was an alright experience but very expensive in my...More

Thank LeoCork
Reviewed 13 November 2015

one of the best aquariums we have been in for seniors to children alike.you can make it a centerpieceon a walk from galway city to salthill and back

Thank Eddyjoy
Reviewed 7 November 2015

visited on a wet sunday with 2 kids. a nice way to see out a sunday . kids loved it. would go again,

Thank jim w
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Galway Atlantaquaria on the Promenade in Salthill is one of the most popular attractions in Galway. A vast array of sea creatures to view and learn about.

Thank PoshPaddy
Reviewed 29 October 2015

It is a great fun for kids and adult, I've been in such a laces before but this one surprised me with the feeding and opened aquariums that allows you to see the fishes from the very close and touch them too.

Thank Agnieszka S
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We stopped here to pass some time. It was small but interesting. All of the fish are Atlantic fish. Admission was cheaper than most of the attractions we went to. It would be a nice place for kids, as you can touch some of the...More

Thank Olivia F
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are there seals at Atlantaquaria?
19 March 2016|
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