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National Marine Aquarium of Namibia

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Strand Street, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 400 800
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Great Time

The aquarium was really beautiful and a lot of fun. It is on the smaller side, but definitely worth... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Christina N
via mobile
A small but interesting Aquarium

The aquarium is woth a visit as it has most of the Namibian sea life in its tanks with a walk... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Peter F
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Pretoria, South Africa
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average33%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea life” (9 reviews)
“worth a visit” (12 reviews)
“kids enjoy” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Strand Street, Swakopmund, Namibia
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+264 64 400 800
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"sea life"
in 9 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 12 reviews
"kids enjoy"
in 4 reviews
"entry fee"
in 4 reviews
"large stingrays"
in 2 reviews
"sharks and stingrays"
in 2 reviews
"lovely little place"
in 2 reviews
"interesting fish"
in 2 reviews
"diver feeding"
in 2 reviews
"feeding times"
in 2 reviews
"great for kids"
in 2 reviews
"rainy day"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"tanks"
in 17 reviews
"tunnel"
in 26 reviews
"captivity"
in 2 reviews
"coast"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The aquarium was really beautiful and a lot of fun. It is on the smaller side, but definitely worth it. You can walk though it pretty quickly or spend a while sitting a watching the fish!

Thank Christina N
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

The aquarium is woth a visit as it has most of the Namibian sea life in its tanks with a walk through section below the fish. It is also very reasonably proced.

Thank Peter F
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Quite a big variety of fish and ocean creatures. Not overpriced, actually cheap. For Namibia not too bad.

Thank Adele N
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Fishes are live & well ,But a audio guide was present it would've been nice to know what they are all about! but over all fun

Thank Kavi I
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Manage your expectations when you walk in the door. This is not a massive place but the price is right. For a few dollars, you get access to the facilities. There is a pool with blue-spotted rays who are incredibly inquisitive when it comes to...More

Thank Fantajan
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

A really must see, I was speechless with the tunnels and fishes swimming over it to the other side, the sorts are well named and details are there. This was a awesome aquarium.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

If you have children this is a must visit.It is not the most glamorous aquarium in the world, but you can spend a couple of hours here. Being around at feeding time is a highlight.The see through tunnel underneath the main tank is mesmerizing and...More

Thank K507OJandrew
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

you get a good overview about the animals living in the sea. The tunnel of the aquarium is impressive, you're surrounded by fish. It could be improved by more information on the fish. Sometimes I couldn't even tell the fish names because there was no...More

Thank tintezza
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my first time at an aquarium. It's small but worth the experience. Paid a small nominal fee

Thank Monica K
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Stop what ever you do and go to the aquarium straight away and go and sit in one of the 2 private tank viewing booths in quiet and observe the large school of fishing swimming past. Entry fee was only N$10 per person. This is...More

Thank MorneStevens
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Malinda R
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Response from zainab28 | Reviewed this property |
12 Namibian dollars when I last visited in 2016
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MasjienQ
27 March 2016|
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Response from Adrienne M | Reviewed this property |
About R30 per person
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