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Address: Avenida Espana No. 75, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Phone Number: 809-592-1509
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Nice visit for the family!

A visti to this aquarium is cheap and a great activity for families with small children. There are many kinds of fish, eventhought that some of the tanks are empty sometimes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Dominican Republic

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Dominican Republic
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39 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A visti to this aquarium is cheap and a great activity for families with small children. There are many kinds of fish, eventhought that some of the tanks are empty sometimes, undergoing through some repair. There is a turtle pond, but be careful! They can bite your fingers hard, so don´t try to reach for them. There are different ponds... More 

Thank HfromDR
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31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Santo Domingo National Aquarium is a good place to go, has a bit of everything. It needs more animals and some renovating but as I said it is good for kids and family to enjoy the day.

Thank Chris H
Ensanche Ozama, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

It was not bad, is my opinion that they should give more maintance, But good over all... Great ocean view at the backyard.

Thank Deuel F
Crofton, Maryland
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Great family place. Nice selection of animals and fish! I would recommend the National Aquarium for a visit with your children or adults.

1 Thank AdamsC02
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39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We went in the afternoon which was good because all the attractions are outdoors or under a roof but with no air conditioning. Many of the tanks are under a roof, but there are no walls and it might get hot is it is crowded. There are many species of animals and fish. It is a nice place for children.... More 

Thank GabyI1980
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

If you are a nature lover and most of all if you love the wildlife at sea, you will be amazed by the collections of sea or water animals. Rare species are exposed. A rich literature is offered with every animal exposed, every coral, every plant.

Thank Frantz Gabriel N
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We returned to the National Aquarium in Santo Domingo after a highly successful visit last winter. It's truly a lovely locale for a family outing. The children loved the exhibits, especially the children's tank, sea turtles, and manatees. I loved taking a shady break on one of the aquarium's many glider benches. A friendly staff member allowed the children to... More 

1 Thank nanibear
Bronx, New York
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

this place its very nice to visit there will find a lot diferent fish, and turtle and you can find shark uffffffffff its very nice and you can see diferent ting from the ocean. go recomend you.

Thank victor p
Seattle, WA
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257 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Although Acuario Nacional was surprisingly informative relative to local species of sea life, it paled in comparison to aquariums in many other cities and countries around the World. However, it did seem to have captured the hearts of locals and especially of young families, so its attempt at educating the public deserves at least an average rating. By the way,... More 

Thank eelSeattle
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

An excellent place to visit in santo dimming. It is really cheap and you get to see some exotic animals

Thank Francisco G

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