Considered the largest of its kind in Europe and offering an impressive range of marine life, the Barcelona Aquarium is a great choice for a family day out. The Aquarium organises workshops for kids that are free with your admission and which run at different times throughout the day, you can sign up when you arrive.
Meet the Sharks
In this activity for ages 6 years and over, discover some fascinating and little-known facts about sharks.
Penguins in Dinner Jackets
Did you know that penguins are birds that have adapted to marine life and that not all penguins live on the ice? Kids of 4 years and over can learn about some of the better-known species of penguins and visit the Humboldt penguins and talk to their keepers.
Purchase tickets online and receive a 10% discount and avoid the queues (valid from 3 months of purchase). The Carnet de L’Aquairum which gives unlimited visits throughout the year as well as a 10% discount on the shop and cafe.
Open: 9.30am – 9pm Mon-Fri; Weekends and public holidays 9.30am–9.30pm (July & Aug. until 11pm)
Price: Adults €20.00; Children 3-4 yrs €7.00; 5-10 yrs €15.00; Over 65’s €18.00.
Address: Moll d’Espanya, Port Vell (access from Maremagnum)
Getting there: Metro L3 Drassanes, L4 Barceloneta, Bus 14, 59, 64, 120, D20, H14, V17.
Tel. 93 221 7474