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Het Arsenaal

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Expensive, Old, Tacky and Boring!

We visited on a Thursday, a family of 3 adults and 2 kids, we Paid € 70.00, we spent roughly about... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
Tourist trap

Very expensive, aquarium is kinda OK, the rest is all but avarage, the show was free but lame and... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Michel L
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible15%
Aug 9, 2017
“Possibly worst attraction ever”
Aug 2, 2017
“Tourist trap”
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Arsenaalplein 7, 4381 BL Vlissingen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

What a let down. For almost 15 euro, What you get is a run down aquarium, 'pirate displays' that I can make better at home, a terrible 'pirate show' with no story and an actor moving his mouth to a dismal story on tape, a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank culturaDJ
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Very expensive, aquarium is kinda OK, the rest is all but avarage, the show was free but lame and the entire first floor is a freak show not suited for toddlers.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michel L
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Let's start with the things that are ok: The aquarium is nice. I can imagine that petting the fish is nice. The view from the needle is also nice. That's it. The rest is just bad. The 4D ride is outdated. The "pirate exhibition" is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank jeroend220
Reviewed April 22, 2017

really good for childrend. you can have a stroll in the pirate past history with a lot of activities things to see and small show included. ther'is a small acquarium and a pirate tavern where to eat and rest. Don't lose the nice view on...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Fabrizio L
Reviewed April 20, 2017

We visited on a Thursday, a family of 3 adults and 2 kids, we Paid € 70.00, we spent roughly about an hour! The place is just okay! Not well maintained!.....Small variety of fish, the Aquarium occupies perhaps only 20% of the space, the rest...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank SoFiReGu
Reviewed February 7, 2017

a nice and learnfull experience for the whole family and there are nice fishes and a shooting gallery

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Dennis M
Reviewed August 27, 2016

The Arsenaal has an attractive exhibition of aquariums with a lot fishes and other sea animals specially for kids to learn about it. Futhermore it offers activities based on pirate stories. It includes a restaurant

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank otten4
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We rode here on rainy day & were disappointed with the dark, musty exhibits that were only available in Dutch. The pirate show (also in Dutch) was a joke with a voice recording that a student acted poorly too. Only highlight was the aquarium with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank ecmkmktk
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Its a very place to visit with kids.. very good for the rainy days. It is really a place for the kids, it's not really something for adults without kids

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 531lexc
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

On a rainy day this is one of the few things to do with young children. In general the performance of staff is average. Noise levels of music and guide far too loud. Maintenance ongoing and to accessible for kids. This was certainly no value...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Carl K
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