We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Phuket Aquarium

Features Animals
51 Moo 8 Sakdidet Rd, Amphoe Mueang, Phuket 83000, Thailand
+66 76 391 126
Review Highlights
Once is enough.

I have been here a couple of times now with different friends and I think that one time its ok to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mariehamn, Finland
Quite Good, interesting but a little disappointing too

The Aquarium was well laid out, clean and tidy. The collection of fish life was very good... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Bay of Plenty Region, New Zealand
Read all 747 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good44%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“nature trail” (28 reviews)
“worth a visit” (40 reviews)
“sea life” (27 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
51 Moo 8 Sakdidet Rd, Amphoe Mueang, Phuket 83000, Thailand
+66 76 391 126
Write a ReviewReviews (747)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 468 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I have been here a couple of times now with different friends and I think that one time its ok to see. They could keep the tanks a little better cleaned, and I think that some tanks are to small for the fish inside.. Being...More

Thank Jan_Bergendahl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Aquarium was well laid out, clean and tidy. The collection of fish life was very good especially many species we don't usually see ... interesting and very colourful. But it's not particularly big and disappointed against many other aquariums we have visited in other...More

Thank KiwiSojourners
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Phuket is situated on the shores of Andaman sea. Rich in flora and fauna . The Aquarium at Panwa is a must visit . Of course there is a lot of variety of fish and other sea species at display but the great thing is...More

Thank Vipin A
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to the Phuket aquarium while on holiday as we heard many good things about this place, but unfortunately we were quite disappointed on viewing this place.. mostly all the tanks and features within the aquarium were not cared for and...More

1  Thank SalihahSheik
Reviewed October 15, 2017

The admission costs were so reasonable I would go every time I go to Phuket. The aquarium is smallish but big enough to read and take everything in. A short walk outside will also take you to the turtle farm. That is very cool. You...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

It’s ok to visit if you stay in this area but not worth a long drive since it’s small and old not fancy place.

1  Thank iNuan
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Located at the southern point on Phuket the aquarium is a pretty nice place to visit. Inside they have sharks, jellyfish, eels and various species of fish. Outside they have a nature trail and sea turtle sanctuary. They have several buildings acting as hatcheries for...More

1  Thank Yaman M
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Loved it! A gorgeous aquarium in a beautiful spot ❤️. Adored giant eel, so handsome. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Jo C
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Visited Phuket aquarium for the afternoon very good and informative with plenty to see and do exhibits very very good and explained a lot about the fish and marine life that were displayed in them

Thank derek5210
Reviewed September 26, 2017

This has improved over the past few years and is a great place to entertain the kids. It is reasonably well maintained but I wouldn't term it a high tourist attraction.

Thank Geni7
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Live India Indian Restaurant
602 reviews
.10 miles away
Blue Wave Restaurant
94 reviews
.24 miles away
Sunset Bar
130 reviews
.19 miles away
Curry Night Indian Restaurant
619 reviews
.57 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Star's Fashion Cape Panwa
92 reviews
.19 miles away
Andaman Sea Club Sailing Charters
98 reviews
.45 miles away
Cool Spa Phuket
21 reviews
.45 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jennifer G
October 18, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from LSUdad4 | Reviewed this property |
Kids liked it. Don't get all excited about the "show" though. There was a huge banner there (as of a few months ago) that advertised in exciting big red letters that there was a show a few times a day. This "show" was a... More
Shalaka G
August 15, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Vladimiro S | Reviewed this property |
For farang its about 200 bath per person if i remember right. It was around that amount anyway. Locals go free.