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Two Oceans Aquarium

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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The Two Oceans Aquarium is a window into the spectacular oceans surrounding the southern African coast. Through displays ranging from the small and almost fantastical Knysna seahorses, to sea turtles and shoals of shimmering fish, the aquarium holds...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Alfred Basin, Dock Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
+27 21 418 3823
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Reviewed today

Beautiful sea creatures to be seen. The smell might get to you if you're not used to it but there are tons of things to look at to take your mind off it. There is also a lovely play area for the little ones. if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ishani I
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I recently visited the Two Oceans Aquarium. This was his first visit and we couldn’t have asked for more. The aquarium it beautiful, tidy and has you thinking what you could do to help save these beautiful sea creatures. We highly recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ChantelS212
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went together and had a great time seeing all the small exhibitions that the staff have set up during the visit. One of the best aquariums I've seen. I recommend it for families. Do check out the offers that include a visit to this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank familyoftrips
Reviewed yesterday

Even on my seventh visit, I was amazed all over again. The penguins still delight. The tunnels with fish swimming over your head...yes, big Stingrays and sea turtles..and sharks too...the Knysna seahorses...these still delight, but THE JELLYFISH exhibit is unreal. Please buy tickets online. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sunshine725978
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well done museum with both small displays and huge ones with sharks and manta rays and the like. Loved the tank near the entrance with bundreds of Nemos that kids could climb inside. Food flow. Great for either a hot day or in the cooler...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ellen J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful & well maintained aquarium, with a focus on teaching kids & adults about what lives in the Ocean surrounding Cape Town 🦀🦈🐡🐳 The walk through the tunnel is awesome!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dianna B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take your time to see all the exhibits here. Feeding time is well worth planning for. Staff are helpful and friendly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JSimonW
Reviewed 4 days ago

I detest zoos that hold animals captive for our pleasure, Two Aquariums however is the complete opposite and is all about conservation, there is loads for kids to do and be interactive with and the level of care the staff provide for the animals is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tiggerse
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just for a few hours - visit and explore the water world. If you have kids, plan the day according to the puppet show times and the feeding times. Also, in the kids area they have a crafts section - where kids can make the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank IshIce
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Often spend time with my wife just cruising around, so tranquil. Need to finish my diving license so I can swim in the predator tank 😍

Date of experience: December 2018
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4 November 2018|
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Response from twooceansaquarium | Property representative |
Good day You can visit the Aquarium as an individual, a family, a group. Our opening times are 09:30 - 18:00 during the week and 09:00 - 18:00 over weekends. Please visit our website for feeding times and other... More
7 April 2018|
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Response from twooceansaquarium | Property representative |
Hi there Please visit our website and go to the shop button. You can buy ticket right there.
28 December 2017|
Response from BobMarshall666 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We paid at the door as we hadn't planned to go. The info page gives on-line prices, but there doesn't appear to be a family ticket. You are not permitted to put links into answers; I tried! However, I typed in Two Oceans... More