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Taraporewala Aquarium

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Marine Drive, Mumbai, India
+91 22 2282 1239
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This small aquarium has over 100 species of marine and fresh water fish and underwater creatures, including turtles, morays, sharks and recently added varieties of coral fish from the Lakshadweep islands.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good22%
  • Average33%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Marine Drive, Mumbai, India
+91 22 2282 1239
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is like a haven for all the fishes of the world. it has been renovated and up to the mark. It is very close to chowpatty and on the marine drive strech

Thank Zaheer C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a small aquarium with an interesting selection of fishes on display. We were most awestruck to see the piranhas. They also have a collection of sea shells and other interesting underwater objects. It will be a good fun for kids. Its very near to...More

Thank trullup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my kids to visit this aquarium..it was very small.. n crowded. 30 to 40 min is more than enough to visit this place.

Thank rups123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice experience for kids and adults alike. Loved watching the different types of fishes and a few turtles. The kids also loved seeing the different shapes and colourful fishes.

Thank Pragati S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this place last week on 26th December around 4:00 PM. It ison a prime location opposite to marine drive. We purchased 2 tickets for 120 rupees and there were huge crowd. The attitude of workers over there was not very welcoming they were...More

Thank Himanshu G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is entry fee of 60/- for adults and 30/- for kids. If you want to click pictures inside the aquarium, then you'll have to shell out additional 500/-. Place is not that huge and not too many varieties of fishes. Small fishes are just...More

1  Thank vishrantipatil23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit with family and little kids.this is place where lots of learning thins grasped by our child

Thank Tauhidtamboli
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best fish aquarium in India. I visited back in 2000s and now after 17 years still managed the best fish aquarium in India. Large no. Of sea horses in 1 of the aquariums. Must visit for tourist with teenage or young kids.

Thank narendrermahajan
Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you've been to Aquariums outside India, this one is pretty average. However, where there is scarcity of tourist attractions for kids in Mumbai, this place is a must visit. Place is not that huge and not too many varieties of fishes. Best attraction is...More

Thank rajeshnair525
Reviewed 9 January 2018

A complete let down for an aquarium which has been renovated recently. The only saving grace is the entrance - a very small canopy. - Of the three ticket counters only one was open, thus adding to a long queue in the afternoon sun. -...More

Thank fernandesgabriel_22
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Shailendra U
27 March 2017|
Response from ashikivor | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, it is open on Friday. Timing is 10 am to 8 pm. Monday alone is a holiday
3 July 2016|
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Response from SuhailSayed | Reviewed this property |
Hello Madhu, Sorry for the late response, just saw your message. Monica has covered most of the places near Marine Drive. Just to add the Hanging Gardens (Kamla Nehru Park) at Malabar Hill and if you are early, try visiting... More
Maroof A
9 April 2016|
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Response from arishi |
Yes, you can buy tickets online via the MTDC website.