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Aquarium Donostia-San Sebastian

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Plaza De Carlos Blasco Imaz 1, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 44 00 99
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3-Day San Sebastián City Break
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“sea life” (23 reviews)
Plaza De Carlos Blasco Imaz 1, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 44 00 99

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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

The first part of the aquarium is dedicated to ships and the maritime history of the area. That was fine by us as the naval and military museums were both closed on this particular Monday. There was also a good exhibition of the port of...More

Thank AussieJulesW
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

A very well looked after and engaging attraction. Highly recommended. More a museum of nautical life in the city, with an aquarium attached. The museum side however is well done and interesting for adults and kids. The aquarium was interesting and the fish look well...More

Thank UK_Travel_Rabbit
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I enjoyed going to the Aquarium, but it has much more than just fish. We spent longer than we thought we would in here and it was nice no cool!

Thank yvonneflint
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had not planned to go to the aquarium as not particularly interested in fish (other than eating it) but we were in the area, it was hot outside, so we decided to go in. What a great decision!! We had a great time and...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The aquarium is situated at the end of a marina area and just out into the sea. The experience is pleasurable and leads you through a vast nautical history, marine culture and history and native sea life facts. The biggest surprise and best part is...More

1  Thank JLytton3
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Full disclosure: we REALLY like maritime and naval exhibitions, as well as sealife. For this reason we found it to be great value for money. You would still like it if you are only there for the fish. The first part of the aquarium is...More

Thank SaintJeronimo
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I would say that this aquarium and its value depends on if you enjoy the history side of things. For me, I liked looking at the ships/displays but my wife was more focused on the aquarium side and thought that was a little on the...More

1  Thank themanofec
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Having read the reviews, we knew that the aquarium was going to be small and kept it in reserve for a rainy day. It turned out to be a delightful experience. Interesting exhibits on fishing and San Sebastian, then the aquarium itself. The best feature...More

Thank Vincent E
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

You start at the second floor, with the history of San Sebastian. Which is quite interesting. The aquarium is very beautiful but has nothing special. I would recommend it on a rainy day.

Thank Charlotte v
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Great historical introduction to begin with, followed by lovely exhibition of shells, jaws, coral etc. Fish bit ok. Shame no family tickets available - gets expensive ++ for a large family.

Thank Gillian D
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