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Address: Av. de los Deportes 111, Mazatlan, Mexico
Phone Number: 669-981-7815
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Description: This aquarium holds over 250 species of fish, a marine museum, Gulf of...
This aquarium holds over 250 species of fish, a marine museum, Gulf of Mexico Oceanic Fish Tank, walk-through aviary and crocodile and frog area. There are also three shows: a sea lion show, bird show and diving exhibition. For those who dare to, there is a swimming with sharks activity available!Located meters from the Malecon at the sea lion sculpture intersection.We are an educational and recreational institution that supports the conservation and protection of the environment. We take pride in offering the highest quality of service, which is reflected in our exhibitions, shows and educational programs, and this is all due to a professional and interdisciplinary team.
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Kissed by a Sea Lion!

My husband and I visited the Aquarium as we are both from seaside towns and have memories of similar attractions in other towns, including Victoria. We spent several hours there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
Daphne S
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Victoria, Canada
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Mazatlan's Aquarium is a great place where you can enjoy and get some fun with your family or friends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I really loved this place, it has a wide variety of animals and not only sea animals. You should definitely go to this place if you trip to Mazatlan

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My husband and I visited the Aquarium as we are both from seaside towns and have memories of similar attractions in other towns, including Victoria. We spent several hours there, and, aside from the welcome respite from the heat, we enjoyed the undersea sites, as well as the parrot and sea lion shows. Mind you, they were in Spanish, but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

A little boring, not much to do. The service is really bad. The girls at the entrance cant even help you to put the bracelet. They are too busy talking to each other to help. The shows are very boring too.

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Lubbock, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is truly a hidden gem of Mazatlan. Fun, easy to find and presented well. The scheduled shows with the sea lions is a not-to-miss feature for either adults or children. An adjoining zoo area only makes the visit more interesting.

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Cold Lake
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Cool seal show and bird show . Lots of animals Give yourself at least 2- 3 hours It is worth the 10.00 entrance. Better than some tours we pID BIG BUCKS FOR.

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Fredericton NB
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

During our recent trip to Mazatlan, one of the attractions we visited was the aquarium. I thought we would see some fish and leave, but no! It's more of a zoo than an aquarium. There are certainly lots of fish to see, as well as skeletons of fish and many beautiful coral examples. They also show fishing equipment used many... More 

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Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Good place to expend some time & have fun, nothing extraordinary, small place, not far from the malecon, but we had fun.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The Seal Lion show was amazing, well trained and entertaining but it saddened me to see the other animals locked up in such small areas, they did not look happy and it bothered me to see them that way.....the aquarium exhibits were wonderful, lots of species of fish to observe....

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The Aquarium was a lot of fun for us, as well as our 3 year old. There were a lot of interactive things to do, and the facility was well maintained.

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Additional Information about Acuario Mazatlan

Address: Address: Av. de los Deportes 111, Mazatlan, Mexico
Phone Number: 669-981-7815
Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm

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