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Grand Aquarium de Touraine

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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Good for a wet day

Found this through Tripadvisor. The weather was pants so I wanted an indoor thing to do with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dorsetf
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Holiday 1 day visit

This zoo is definitely worth a visit. It is not cheap and cost £128 euros for a family of 4 (4... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2019
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The Grand Aquarium of Touraine offers a special journey from freshwaters to oceans. Discover our 10 themed exhibition rooms with original and outstanding scenery, with 60 tanks and over 2 million litres of water.
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les Hauts Boeufs, 37400 Lussault-sur-Loire, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this through Tripadvisor. The weather was pants so I wanted an indoor thing to do with the kids. I was impressed with this place. The place was educational as well as fun. The sensory interactive bits around the sight were quite unique. If it’s...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear visitor, thank you so much for this constructive comment!

Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

This zoo is definitely worth a visit. It is not cheap and cost £128 euros for a family of 4 (4 adults). It is 40 hectares of well thought out areas for the animals to call home. The enclosures are huge and the lions, tigers,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2019

Good Morning ! We think that you made a mistake. We are not a zoo or safari but we are an aquarium called "Grand Aquarium de Touraine". So we think that you visited an other park but make a mistake when you wrote your comment......More

Reviewed April 25, 2019

Very nice aquarium! Not the biggest one but with its own specialities. For example, it was the first time we saw big sheatfishes! The giant crabs are exciting! The kids get a "task to accomplish" throughout the visit - motivating them to pay attention to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Thank you so much for your mark and sympathic comment ! We are happy to learn that you enjoy your visit with your family ! See you soon for your next visit !

Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a quiet day in December, looks like you’re walking in to someone’s house but it’s awesome - interactive, educational, and a good way to spend a couple of hours. Very relaxing, loved the massive catfish. Worth a visit!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2019

Thank you for your mark and for your nice comment. It's a pleasure to know that you enjoyed your visit ! We hope to see you soon for anther visit of the aquarium !

Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We opted for the aquarium as th he weather was cold and we had young kids who were reluctant about visiting castles!! As in best option left and were very positively surprised! We are from Sydney and have travelled in the states, Europe and have...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2018

Dear visitor, Thank you for your comment. All the Aquarium staff is pleased to read your words. It's a great pleasure for us to present our daily work to our visitors.

Reviewed September 6, 2017

well worth a visit , great for kids with lots of inter active and educational aspects to the visit . not the biggest aquarium but large enough to pass a few hours if the weather is off.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Dear visitor, thank you for your comment. We are pleased to read your enthousiasm, your visit seems to have been a great moment during family time.

Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Majority of animals in acceptable tanks but a large number with very clear illnesses even to our untrained eyes. Giant catfish were amazing to witness, but information described a like of foliage and plants to hide in. Their tank was bare with nothing to do...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

Often you can rack up at these places and they are not up to much, this however was very different. Very well kept, lots of info in English too. Interactive as much as you could. Wide aisles so everyone could see. Good carpark. Plenty of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

From the outside it looks small and maybe not enough to do. You will be pleasantly surprised. There is so much to see and do, including extras for children to touch and see broadening their minds. The carp fish you can touch, so funny, they...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

Dear visitor, Thank you for your pleasant comment about your visit at the Grand Aquarium de Touraine. It's seems to be a great family moment for you. Our aquarium is a place where adults and children can discover The Loire Valley differently as the usual...More

Reviewed September 2, 2016

We had a pleasant afternoon here whilst staying in the vicinity. There were a wide variety of fish on display, including one of the biggest touching sections I've seen in an aquarium before - very tame and swimming up to your hands. There was a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Grand Aquarium de Touraine, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you for your pleasant comment about your visit at the Grand Aquarium de Touraine. You seems to have spend a nice afternoon with your daughter, we are please to see that our efforts to maintain this place are noticeable.

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