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Two Oceans Aquarium

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Open Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Skip the Line: Two Oceans Aquarium Admission Ticket
from US$ 12.47*
Skip the Line: Two Oceans Aquarium Admission Ticket
from US$ 12.47*
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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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All reviews sea life shark tank clown fish penguin feeding kelp forest feeding times puppet show touch pool ragged tooth sharks rainy day two oceans great for kids kids and adults all ages whole family worth a visit couple of hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great Place to go with your Family. Feeding time amazing. It's in a central location, close to great restaurant and a walking distance from V&A Waterfront

Thank Baked_Flowerz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of the most interesting sight seeing one has ever been to, learning different types of species leaving under water...fascinating experience all round, very educational too.

Thank Mobile62876721631
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the aquarium at CPT because it takes really good care of their animals. We were lucky to see the feeding of penguins and predators. The selection of animals is huge. Even without kids, it’s worth a visit to learn about the creatures...More

Thank I1635LPpatrickh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took our Grandkids to the aquarium, they been numerous times before but just love going back. Great experience for us as well. Very educational an amazing to see so many species of fish. Highlight for the kids was the touch pool and puppet show. Do...More

Thank StephenXXXXX
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Children always look with amazement at fish and his fish can swim and breath in water ....we saw eals ...crabs ...sea spiders and in a huge tank we saw sharks ....tortios ....and rays and different fish found along cape towns coast line

Thank shafie
Reviewed 1 week ago

I adore 2 Oceans Aquarium, so beautifully laid out, amazing creatures and helpful staff. The turtles and the penguins make me so happy and they are so well looked after! It's a wonderful place to visit for people of any age.

Thank lindsayklein82
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our trip to the Aquarium as a family. The interactive talks were so interesting and the staff are very knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend this.

Thank Eumaine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second time at the aquarium. Immaculate tanks and happy sealife as well as friendly and approachable staff. A must see for everybody.

Thank MichaelJ6409
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two Oceans has many attractions, but the best is the penguin area. This is a great introduction to them before going to see them in the wild at Boulders Beach or Betty's Bay. They do souvenir photos, which you can elect to purchase or not...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time here, it is set up so nicely with so many little interactive games to do whilst walking around. I loved that they could get involved in these activities. There are so many great fish to watch. Under the sea that...More

Thank lckoukla
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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