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Kattegatcentret - Denmark's Shark Centre

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Nice aquarium with good exhibition and fun activities for the kids

Our visit to this place was a part of our one day trip from Billund (inevitable Legoland :) ) to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sptor
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Klaipeda, Lithuania
More fish than shark center

A great location to experience fish and sealife. I wouldn't call it a shark centric, more fish... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
larsdf
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Randers, Denmark
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Get smitten by the sea at the Kattegatcenter! Feel the fear when sharks surround you, paddle a kayak on an icy ocean and fall in love with our clever seals, while they gobble herring and learn the alphabet! Whether you prefer to stay on dry land or...more
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Faergevej 4, Grenaa 8500, Denmark
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+45 86 32 52 00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our visit to this place was a part of our one day trip from Billund (inevitable Legoland :) ) to change a pace of our third visit to the Denmark. Initially we planned go to the North Sea Oceanarium, but than decided that distance of...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the center with our two children and grandparents, the price was insane compared to what you get. First of all the animals live in extreme small places, 4 seals in a tiny tiny puddle. I mean, seriously. We looked at the crabs who...More

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Grete F, PR-chef at Kattegatcentret - Denmark's Shark Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for review. Your review contains some misconceptions regarding the needs and welfare of some of our marine species, and I will do my best to clarify. Kattegatcentret is a member of Danish Association of ZOO’s and Aquaria (DAZA) and European Association of ZOO’s...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

A great location to experience fish and sealife. I wouldn't call it a shark centric, more fish centric. The amount of sharks aren't that impressive, but it's okay. The surroundings is really great, and the outside playground is also very good.

Thank larsdf
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

An exiting aquarium with a large variety of species. From tiny deadly fish to fair size sharks. Walk through shark tunnel and see sharkpool from below. 😀

Thank JLarsson
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Spend a few hours or even half a day here with your children and get to know a whole lot about the marine life in Denmark and abroad.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We love this aquarium very much. We like the activities that the aquarium make for the guests. The presentations are great, our daughter enjoy the presentations where the fish are explained in detail.

Thank Roy T
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We visited the Kattegatcenter during easter, which had a great impact on the experience. They had placed easter eggs in the different aquariums which made it fun to run around and search for eggs. And the place is definitely aiming at families with children, there...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Sharks were a highlight, but the feeding was a bit disappointing. The explanation dragged out, they asked you where are you from at the entrance. but instead of English explanation during feeding the sharks and seals, were made in German and Danish language(this were not...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Sharks were a highlight, but the feeding was a bit disappointing. Not understanding Danish too well, the explanation dragged out.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Visited the site over Easter. Living in CPH we have been in the Blue Planet quite often and expected something less. We were positively surprise - this site is just amazing. There are many interesting fish and a good playground for kids. We visited a...More

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Kattegatcentret, PR-chef at Kattegatcentret - Denmark's Shark Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words Martin :) We're happy to hear that you and your loved ones had a wondefull time. Kind regards Hans, Kattegatcentret

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