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Close up and informative

We found our party of four - grandparents and two children (5yrs & 2yrs) - alone in this small, but... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Mike C
Monchengladbach, Germany
Nice fish, good guide

We were a group of seven adults and an infant visiting the museum. It's run solely on entrence fees... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2013
Amanda M
Malmo, Sweden
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  • Average21%
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1 Dec 2018
“Close up and informative”
15 May 2018
“Small aquarium”
Sweden's largest inland aquarium has now opened in Motala. The aquarium consists of 8 pieces large cold-water aquariums where we particularly notice the three large concrete tanks of 3000, 5000 and 10,000 liters of water. The tropical part consists...more
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3 Platensgatan, Motala 591 35, Sweden
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

We found our party of four - grandparents and two children (5yrs & 2yrs) - alone in this small, but perfectly formed aquarium. The focus is on the fish life in the adjacent lake Vattern) with a couple of tropical tanks for extra interest. Both...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike C
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The Vättern aquarium (Vätternakvariet) is a quite nice small aquarium with both fishes from the Vättern lake and fishes from other parts of the world (like pirayas). It was a bit unclear why a aquarium that was supposed to show the water life of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karppen
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

It hosted about 6-8 tanks with a few types of fish. Nothing really worth spending time in! Unless some kids are interested in fish.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Souj
Reviewed 3 November 2013

We were a group of seven adults and an infant visiting the museum. It's run solely on entrence fees and goodwill so it's small and low scale but has a very interesting display of swedish fresh water fish. The tanks were well kept and the...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 15 April 2013

It is a amasing how little we know about what is beneath the surface of our lakes. The attraction Vätternakavariet gives everyone wonderful opportunities to really look inside a lake and what is hidden in the water. That we have so many different fishes, I...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank hellblom
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