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Atlantic Sea Park

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Address: Tueneset, Alesund 6006, Norway
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Informative, well set and funny at times

Excellent and funny penguin feeding was a highlight of our visit. Apart from that, I would say it is better than most of European aquariums as there is more space both for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 16, 2016
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Alesund, Norway
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The Atlantic park in Ålesund is a must-see for all visitors to the most beautiful town in Norway (according to time magazine and all its inhabitants), especially for families traveling with kids. Live penguins, seals, all kinds of sea life is displayed in this amazing theme park. Didn't go? You missed out on things like: crabs fighting for food, picking... More 

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Cunha
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

This aquarium is an unforgettable tour for anyone visiting Alesund, even for those who are not traveling with children. The aquariums are very beautiful and diverse and in the outdoor part, the infrastructure is being increased, but we have already been able to see tanks with seals and penguins.

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Thank LanaFerreira
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

The aquarium wall of big fish from the Atlantic should be reason enough to come back! We experienced the mid-day feeding of the fish (they say that at Christmas Time Santa himself feeds them), and will never forget it.

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Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Interesting if sea life is your thing or if you need something to do on a rainy day in Ålesund. I think the inside area used to be better before, but outdoors they have really made some great changes. The feeding of the penguins was a fun experience but the seal "show" should also have been performed in both Norwegian... More 

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Canberra
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Great aquarium, excellent diver show. Great range of sea life, good information cards, the English commentary for the shows was excellent. As an aquarium enthusiast, I appreciated it immensely.

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Leuven, Belgium
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We went to this aquarium and had a really nice tour through the building. Nice fishes to see, good clear signs in English too. The penguin show was really nice and understandable because it was also in English. The seal show was only in Norwegian... Not one word in English! When we came to the souvenir shop, the lady at... More 

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Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

I really enjoyed my visit to the aquarium. Lots of different sea creatures and signs in Norwegian and English about the inhabitants. The diving/feeding show at 1pm shouldn't be missed. The talk was incredibly informative and entertaining (for big and little kids). A must see in Alesund!

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

The Atlantic sea park is an amazingly fun but ,also educational day out for families . Lots to see , but also of interactive fun for children getting to handle various sea creatures , and fishing for crabs . In the main tank ( which is huge ) you can watch a diver feeding the fish in the tank once... More 

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Alpignano, Italy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Good choice of location , integrated into the landscape. Funny the show meal seal Recommended for those who Aalesund visit with children

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Prague
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28 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Excellent and funny penguin feeding was a highlight of our visit. Apart from that, I would say it is better than most of European aquariums as there is more space both for visitors and for fish and even if you are visiting on sunday afternoon with many locals, you will not mention the crowds. No big attractions are present but... More 

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