Barcelona Aquarium is a marine, leisure and educational centre located by the sea in Port Vell. It was opened in September 1995 and consists of a route around 21 tanks depicting different marine habitats of the Mediterranean and tropical seas. Containing 450 different species, 35 tanks, an 80 foot underwater tunnel, 6 million litres of water and a huge Oceanarium, Barcelona Aquarium is considered to be one of Europe’s best.
Other services include an auditorium, cafeteria, aquarium shop, and souvenir photograph and the facilities are accessible to people with reduced mobility.
Opening Times and Prices
Opening hours for Barcelona Aquarium are as follows:
Monday through Friday: 9.30am to 9pm
Weekend and public holidays: 9.30am to 9.30pm
June and September: 9.30am to 9.30pm
July and August: 9.30am to 11.00pm
Children from 4 to 12: €12.50
Adults over 60: €14.50