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“Cute little spot”
Review of Ucluelet Aquarium

Ucluelet Aquarium
Ranked #3 of 26 things to do in Ucluelet
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: The Ucluelet Aquarium is closed for the 2017 season. We will re-open March 1st, 2018. See you then!
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This aquarium can be seen entirely in 30 minutes or less. (Bummer!) It is well laid out and really fascinating. As it is a catch and release aquarium it is all local marine life from the harbour. Great staff who are super helpful and well informed. We would have loved to spend the day in here if there was more to see. Very well laid out and lots to touch for the kids especially.

Thank Ashley W
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"octopus"
in 78 reviews
"catch and release"
in 140 reviews
"sea creatures"
in 63 reviews
"end of the season"
in 55 reviews
"local sea life"
in 23 reviews
"rainy day"
in 45 reviews
"sea cucumbers"
in 29 reviews
"great for kids"
in 21 reviews
"new building"
in 12 reviews
"knowledgeable staff"
in 20 reviews
"local fish"
in 7 reviews
"answer questions"
in 14 reviews
"on display"
in 11 reviews
"great place to learn"
in 7 reviews
"sea water"
in 9 reviews
"kids and adults"
in 8 reviews
"crab"
in 15 reviews
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Nice to see the fish and invertebrates in the waters around Ucluelet and know they are released at the end of the season. Great if you enjoy touch tanks. Enjoyed seeing the octopus on the move.

Thank Linda V
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

A real gem, all fish and creatures on display are locally caught, and released after being guests of the aquarium. The knowledgeable staff happily answered my many questions.

Thank Karen D
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Brought my 2 year old daughter and she was in heaven. The touch pools are awesome. Great views of the harbour and saw an otter and seal just outside the windows. Totally recommend to anyone.

Thank MuzRecel
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is awesome and beautiful place to stay.
Reception is very kind and nice.
Nice location, view and more and more more!!!

Thank hoon2318
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