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Palau Aquarium

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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rainy day choice

good rainy day choice. and they have a tank with turtles and colorful fish and the elusive... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
long beach
Tiny aquarium that packs a punch

Indoor and outdoor tanks and pools give a good sense of marine life around Palau and Micronesia... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Southampton, United Kingdom
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“marine life”(9 reviews)
“local fish”(4 reviews)
Palau Aquarium’s goal is to nurture respect and understanding among visitors and residents for Palau’s marine and natural environments and to instill a sense of responsibility for the protection and preservation of Palau’s fragile marine and...more
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Palau International Coral Reef Center, Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
+680 488 6950
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This aquarium presented the various regions of reef life from the mangrove regions immediately adjacent to the land to the the outer reefs. In this manner, educating the critical visitor as to the differences in aquatic life in these areas. Examples of many of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank franci t
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After almost two weeks of diving and snorkeling, we decided to go to the Palau Aquarium on a bit of a lark. We were very, very impressed with the level of scholarship and information they pack into this small facility. The breadth and variety of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TonyHell
Reviewed 29 September 2018

good rainy day choice. and they have a tank with turtles and colorful fish and the elusive mandarin fish. not very big but worth the $10 and you might get a chance to see the coral research center.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank labearcajun
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Indoor and outdoor tanks and pools give a good sense of marine life around Palau and Micronesia. Worth a hour or so's time just a few minutes walk from downtown on Koror.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank OnwardTraveller
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Waste of time and money. It will take less that 10 minutes, you'll pay $10. Some restaurants have more fishes just for interiour...

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Happiness430733
Reviewed 2 January 2018

At that price you should definitely take your kids to see the aquarium. It is not large or spectacular, but good enough to keep the little ones excited for half an hour or so. The tanks outside are the best, with all sorts of local...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank ffrige
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Even for those who come to Palau to dive and who know marine life well, a visit to the aquarium is a positive experience. The layout and the combination of indoor and outdoor tanks makes for a great learning experience in a highly aesthetic surroundings....More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank cavalluccia
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Don't expect too much but it is a good place to get a feel for what you will see in the Rock Islands. You also get to a heads up on what some of the fish that are difficult to see will look like. An...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Jesalee
Reviewed 19 September 2017

you may find an astonishi ng acquarium in the water... take a mask and jump in. I went there just to give a nautilus a proper passport to go back to italy with me. :)

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank DavideC337
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is an outdoor museum, with visitors viewing marine life through glass sides on ponds. Panels at each exhibit identify the fish. Worth the visit!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Taweela
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