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L’Aquarium de Barcelona

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Barcelona Aquarium Skip the Line Ticket
from US$ 23.66*
Barcelona Aquarium Skip the Line Ticket
from US$ 23.66*
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  • Very good32%
  • Average29%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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“shark tank”(89 reviews)
“sea life”(70 reviews)
“moving walkway”(55 reviews)
The Barcelona L'Aquàrium is located in the old harbour, Port Vell, and is the world's most important marine leisure and education centre dedicated to Mediterranean undersea life. It is the perfect place to find out about the seabed and all its...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Moll d'Espanya del Port Vell, s/n, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 21 74 74
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All reviewsshark tanksea lifemoving walkwaynice aquariumglass tunneldifferent speciesgreat for kidscouple of hoursfew hoursfishesacquariumunderwaterfeeding
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a nice aquarium but don't expect to spend a whole day in there, we spent an hour max looking around. Also, they need to be clearer on their feeding times. We looked online and it said shark feeding between 12-1pm so we asked...More

Thank emsgarl12
L'Aquàrium B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at L’Aquarium de Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good morning, I am so sorry for the inconvenience. An aquarium is a highly delicate and constantly evolving environment, which means that feeding times can be altered in accordance with the needs of the marine animals and their welfare. It is true the tunnel is...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The admission fee is not expensive in itself as it is about average as far as admission fees go but it is expensive for what you get at this aquarium. We were finished within an hour and both came out of the aquarium feeling very...More

Thank Jessica B
L'Aquàrium B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at L’Aquarium de Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Jessica, We regret that the view has not fulfilled your expectations. In each aquarium there is a respresentación of the most caractericticos fish of the tropical sea and the Mediterranean Sea. Since it is the largest aquarium in Europe in Mediterranean thematic. As soon...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you never seen an aquarium before, you can pay 20€ for a ticket. But if you ever seen some fish, the 20€ for the ticket is not worth it. You can go to Genova aquarium. It’s the best in Europe.

Thank Bogdan M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Family (2 x adults / 2 x 5 and 8 boys) spent nearly 2 hours here. It is a nice location near the harbour and close to other attractions. The kids enjoyed feeding the fish the most. The aquarium is pretty good, wouldn't make an...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We liked everything inside. There are great areas for kids, but i don't like that they make you photo at the entrance and then ask you for 12 eur if you want to take the photo. For me this is wrong business idea. That's all...More

Thank galinstefanov
L'Aquàrium B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L’Aquarium de Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, I thank you for your opinion. We are working hard to keep the well states of equipments The photo is an extra if you want a souvenir to remember the visit, but I is not compulsory to buy. Best Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visitin the place at evening. There are lot of small aquariums. All seem to be very crowded. Nice vitsit but I wonder if the sea life was having the nice life.

Thank Sirpa O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our little one loved the visit and we enjoyed it also!! It worth the visit there nevertheless the tickets are rather expensive and kids pay for tickets even under 5 years old!!! Make your children happy and pay a visit to barcelona aquarium if your...More

1  Thank Kwnstantina D
Reviewed 1 week ago

As other people have pointed out the admission fee is quite steep and the experience was very average. The highlight of our trip was the sharks and the octopi, which was the main reason my son wanted to go. After walking past various display tanks...More

2  Thank Rohan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The aquarium sits in a fantastic place and is an impressive building. It isn't cheap to get into and will only take you a few hours max to see everything if you take your time. They have some good displays of fish and the glass...More

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To expensive for time you experience inside the Aquarium!! We pay 90 euros for 3 adults and to kids for only 60 minutes of our time!!!! Save those 90 euros for other plan in Barcelona

1  Thank gabriel g
L'Aquàrium B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at L’Aquarium de Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Gabriel, I am sorry you didn't enjoy the experience. We work hard to maintain the good condition of the facilities. Best Regards

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17 August 2018|
Response from L'Aquàrium B | Property representative |
Hello, Yes you can show your ticket purchase on your smartphone at L'Aquàrium
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Aileen B
3 August 2018|
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Response from Madhura S | Reviewed this property |
Oh forgot to answer your other question.. if you have an underwater camera, the instructor will happily click plenty of pics outside the cage for you. Otherwise if you have other guests with you, they can observe from the... More
Lou R
27 July 2018|
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Response from PRANICK | Reviewed this property |
Only for hand luggage