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Address: Boulevard SAINTE-BEUVE, 62203 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
Phone Number: 00 33 3 21 30 99 99
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Nausicaa

I'm not usually a fan of viewing animals outside of their natural environment but this aquarium is very tastefully organised and focuses on a strong Eco theme emphasising... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

I'm not usually a fan of viewing animals outside of their natural environment but this aquarium is very tastefully organised and focuses on a strong Eco theme emphasising throughout the tour, the impact man has on the environment. My kids enjoyed it and I came out better informed! ndmd2015

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Pudsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed visiting this aquarium, and it was a lot better in terms of variety and size than most aquariums I've been to, and iOS value too. However, just be aware that on a weekday it can be overrun with school kids- we visited on a Friday morning and in the first two/ here areas we could barely get to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

been here twice now with 2 sets of grandchildren and something for all ages tickling the fish being a favourite

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Very good value for money well worth the visit plus free parking you can tell its not England. Its handy placed to walk into Boulogne town. The exhibits and differant types of fish are great good place to take the kids.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Nausicca is probably the biggest and best attraction in Boulogne. It is split into various sections with plenty of different sea life to see. It's not cheap but was worth the price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Nausicaa is a first rate experience for children and adults. It is both entertaining and educational. The commitment to conservation is explicit and well explained and the coverage of all aspects of the sea comprehensive. Allow a couple of hours for a visit. All signs are in both French and English as are the audio presentations. The aquaria are impressive... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We planned a visit here for a day that had bad weather. It is very large and had most descriptions in English. Excellent variety in fish and various habitats. I especially enjoyed their reef exhibit. Great place for the kids. Even small ones. Most of the tanks have step ups for little ones to see the fish. You can even... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We arrived in Boulonge on a rainy Monday and had nothing we could do as the weather was so dreadful, our hotel recommended the Nausicaa Centre and we are so glad they did! Worth every penny, very very well laid out and educational, a truly enjoyable few hours!!!

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This place is like a labyrinth. Lots of small tanks with interesting shapes.I loved the jelly fish and the tropical tank.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The layout was very well done, impossible to miss any of the aquariums. The restaurants were very packed, so we did not eat anything. The shark tank was very impressive! Well worth the visit.

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