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Ecomare

#1 of 8 things to do in De Koog Features Animals
Ruijslaan 92, 1796 AZ De Koog, Texel, The Netherlands
+31 222 317 741
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Certainly worth a visit. I learned a lot concerning challenges the flora and fauna in the area face... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weston B
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Must Visit when on Texel

A lot of TLC given to the seals and other animals ! Kids loved it . Please be there at 10.30 and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fly_ing_dutchman295
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Beijing, China
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  • Average10%
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“all ages” (5 reviews)
“north sea” (6 reviews)
“sea life” (6 reviews)
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Ruijslaan 92, 1796 AZ De Koog, Texel, The Netherlands
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+31 222 317 741

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Certainly worth a visit. I learned a lot concerning challenges the flora and fauna in the area face from pollution etc.

Thank Weston B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of TLC given to the seals and other animals ! Kids loved it . Please be there at 10.30 and 11.30 , feeding time and explanation given ! It's only in Dutch

Thank fly_ing_dutchman295
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The visit was surprisingly interesting. We had a few hours to burn and the place was very educational. The seal nursery was touching with lots of rescued seals and other marine mammals. Bring the kids, a good place for them!

Thank Roman V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ecomare is for any age if you love the sea. You will find information on almost anything related to the sea. The fishes, the sea lions, the birds with their sounds, whales with news on types and also on structure of this huge animal. This...More

Thank eddebruin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Ecomare with my 6-year old daughter. She really enjoyed it ! She didn't want to miss any display and every animal. We bought a small flyer with a scouting expedition in it, it costs only 1€ and you support the centre. We...More

Thank Cosmico
Reviewed July 11, 2017

(ENG) Must see on Texel. For a 4K video impression, please watch the footage that I have uploaded on Youtube (see my profile) on 10 July 2017 at 9:55. (NL) Aanrader. Voor een 4K video indruk, zie de Youtube upload (link in het profiel) van...More

Thank cuocsongxunguoi714
Reviewed June 27, 2017

We were the first in the Museum. Hence we almost had it for ourselves for half an hour. It's very interesting and interactive for kids and their parents. Animals are nice as well. It's not to large so stays interesting, even for smaller kids.

Thank miep_11
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited Ecomare in the whitmonday weekend and expected it to be crowded, but it was definitely not. Sure there were more than enough people but because of the lay-out it has a relaxed feel. We thoroughly enjoyed the museum part and loved the seals!!!...More

Thank KimvdP
Reviewed May 26, 2017

It is a very great to go and spend at least a half day. There are diverent hiking trips, a sea aquarium downstairs and of course the seals. You can come very close to them and when it's feeding time the employees will give you...More

Thank den1979
Reviewed May 18, 2017

visited the place with five adults and five kids. Their is a lot to see from educational exibition of the ecological system of the North Sea, to the porpoises and the seals in the outside aquariums. The cellar offers some aquariums with inhabitants of the...More

Thank WilcoB
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