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Address: Area Porto Antico | Ponte Spinola, 16128 Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 010/23451
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Good afternoon activity!

The aquarium was a good way to get out of the heat and enjoy our afternoon. We went around 5pm and it wasn't crowded. There were a lot of cool animals there that I haven't seen... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

The aquarium was a good way to get out of the heat and enjoy our afternoon. We went around 5pm and it wasn't crowded. There were a lot of cool animals there that I haven't seen before. They also had all the descriptions in Italian AND English, so that was nice! Kind of pricey, but we saved money by buying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

I'm used to dive and I have visited a lot of Aquatiums, but this the best👍😉 The only thing to complain about is that the dolphin show is only in Italian langue, but who cares since the impression is great😄

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

we spent about four hours at the aquarium last week, we thought we had finished twice but there was more. It was good a little pricy though 24 euro per adult. Try to avoid the guys outside trying to sell stuff they can be a little pushy and may put people of as they hang around the kiosk for tickets... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I've visited many aquariums over the years and while the one in Genova is certainly nice, it cannot compare (IMHO) to let's say the one in Valencia. I like the big tank with the sharks, but was not so keen to see the dolphins in their small pool. The are two small snack bars in the aquarium, serving nice paninis... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Spent a really enjoyable couple of hours at the aquarium. I would thoroughly recommend this venue to any visitor to Genoa .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We went to the aquarium this past May- we needed to kill some time while my husband went to a meeting. We had a GREAT time! Give yourself at least 2 hours to go thru at a normal pace...we were there during the week and there weren't large groups so we were able to go thru faster. My daughter is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Plenty to see, the sea horses were our favourites. Felt sorry for the dolphins and the penguines, not very much space and amusement for the larger animals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We stayed in Genoa for a week and decided to visit the Aquarium. We were a little confused with the way you had to but a ticket first and then go to the 'ticket control' to be allowed in. I think they do it so that they can restrict the numbers by allowing you in from certain times. Not sure... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I came back after a number of years because of a promise I made to some kids... Well, bad experience with kids, but the aquarium continues to be an attraction not just for tourists but also for scholars. It's expensive, but it worth... I never visited the famous aquariums around the world (i.e. Lisbon, Zaragoza, Valencia...), but the one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This was hands down the best aquarium that we have been to. We have two boys, 8 and 6 and none of us were ready to be done with the 3 hour tour. We got the basic package, and it was pricey, but worth it. I kind of wish that we would have went with the other options, but it... More 

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Additional Information about Genoa Aquarium

Address: Area Porto Antico | Ponte Spinola, 16128 Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 010/23451
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm

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