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Nordsoen Oceanarium

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Crowded, but nice

A nice family day trip spot, with several small aquariums, and one very large one. In addition to... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
Norwegian76
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Kongsberg, Norway
Great aquarium

Stop by this fantastic aquarium. They might not have all those colorful fishes like Nemo, but... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
KjetilTL
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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

A nice family day trip spot, with several small aquariums, and one very large one. In addition to expected different fishes, and shellfish, there is seals as well. Might find it a bit chaotic when entering (not very clear to us where the walking trail...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Stop by this fantastic aquarium. They might not have all those colorful fishes like Nemo, but instead you can watch all the fantastic fishes that can be found in the ocean outside Denmark. Watch the feeding of the fishes in the main tank, just walk...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

We had a few hours spare and decided to pay a visit to what we thought was a small oceanarium. What a wonderful surprise!!! It is colossal. The main aquarium is huge with a whole ecosystem of exciting fish. There was an enormous amount for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

If you like aquariums this is a must see, you can spend a whole day here. . Great place for kids.Lots of activities

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

I was a little wary of this museum when it advertised itself as the the largest aquarium in Northern Europe. Usually that means disappointment but I am happy to say that is place is superb! It is very big, The display boards are in 3...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

My family loved it! Great for all ages. The guides spoke danish during feedingtime in the main tank. Would have been a plus if there was information in english too.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Fredrik J
Reviewed February 9, 2017

Great Aquarium, where you really can get deep into the science and life beneath the sea. The showpiece is the big tank with the huge shoals of fish, but the smaller exibits are really great, and it's good that the museum sticks to the local...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Peter A
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for your small ones to run around and play. There are big fishtanks for them to look at and also other things to learn about the marina. In the summer there is an outside playground for the kids to play...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank JennyKristinaL
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Nice place to be, not spending, a whole day..A superb place for learning, enjoying and relaxing for a entire day. Location at very top of Denmark are perfect and reliable..

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Bjørn Egil K
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

The Nordsoen Oceanarium is very informative and a stay there is super entertaining. Especially the feedings of the seals and the fishes in the big Aquarium were exciting. But also the exhibition about whales was very interesting and particularly the skeleton of the fin whale...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Yes, different sizes of lockers are available in the basement.
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