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Aquarium Pula

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Had a great time

We visited the first morning of a stay in a nearby hotel, mostly because it was dull and overcast... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Crystal58
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Manchester
Great for a rainy day but very busy

We visited here on a very rainy Sunday ... along with everyone else ! If you don’t have your own... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
stevejackson375
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Aquarium Pula, where in a unique way the richness of the Adriatic is combined with the centennial military history of Pula. The Aquarium is situated within the 130-year-old fort “Verudela”, once part of the powerful defence complex...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Verudela b.b., Pula 52105, Croatia
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+385 52 381 402
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice aquarium. They have a lot of different species, two floors. Overall there is a lot to see there.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank theoriginalandy0
Reviewed 3 days ago

Whilst there is not really much comparison between larger sea life centres we are used to in England this is a nice way of spending an hour or 2 looking at some sea life close up that usually is hard tofind. It isn’t very big...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the first morning of a stay in a nearby hotel, mostly because it was dull and overcast. I'm so glad we went. We were there early and apart from a party of teen schoolkids there was no-one else. However by the time we...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Crystal58
Reviewed 4 days ago

Although not as impressive as other (bigger) aquariums, this one is definitely a must see if you're in Pula. The location is unique (aquarium is located inside the old fort Verudela), the snack bar serves great food & drinks for a reasonable price and there...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank aadryanaa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited here on a very rainy Sunday ... along with everyone else ! If you don’t have your own car you can get the 2A or 3A bus to Verudela and then it’s a couple of minutes walk. The setting in an old fort...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank stevejackson375
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did one carer and one disabled so reduced price. Not really worth visiting unless you are at the arena hotel site in which case pop in and allow 20 mins.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jase43ukchelms
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our trip to the aquarium started bad when there was no parking nearby. We were sent away by traffic controlers and had to drive around to finally find a parking space. We almost turned around. But happy that we did not. The aquarium is very...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Thierry1973
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoy aquariums so it was my choice to visit and I was also intrigued by the turtle sanctuary. Can’t say I’ve ever visited an aquarium in an old fort before. I would recommend going if you have an interest in sea life. Some narrow...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank LubyLu2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting aquarium on the outskirts of Pula. We caught the local tourist bus to get there, it is situated in a wooded area and there are also beaches nearby. The aquarium has an interesting layout and many species to see. A pleasant...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 123pix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Theres lots to do in the aquarium and lots of animals to look at. Some of the displays were broken but we can only put that down to ware and tear I guess?

Date of experience: September 2019
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Sarah W
July 27, 2019|
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Response from phil m | Reviewed this property |
Sarah..yes you can pay by card hope you enjoyed
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Joliv1202
September 26, 2018|
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Response from 410CarolineB | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I would say this attraction is not ideally suited to wheelchair users.
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June 14, 2018|
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Response from angelaaY7686YJ | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Definitely take a cab and go to the aquarium
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