The aquarium recreates the trip that Magellan took in 1519 to the islands of the spices, showing through its route the flora and the marine fauna that he was observing in his expedition.
Find out the best kept secret of our facilities. Sign up for a visit to the technical areas and take a fascinating trip into the bowels of the aquarium.
Do you want to visit the quarantine area or the kitchen where the food for the animals is prepared? During the visit you will also be able to observe how all the analyses and parameters are managed daily in the laboratory, as well as the filtering rooms of the central tank and the main filtering room of all the systems. A tour of all the areas involved in the care of the animals.
Visit to the technical area: Take a fascinating tour that will reveal all the secrets of the technical work carried out in an aquarium. Includes: visit to the laboratory, food preparation and maintenance area, quarantines, the interior facilities of the shark tank and the entire water filtration system.. The visit Behind the Aquarium can be made by the general public and by high school, university and vocational training students. If you are interested in everything related to aquariums or you want your students to go deeper into more technical and practical aspects, the animals and the professionals who take care of them, this is the perfect activity.
Prior to the tour, an introduction will be given in one of our classrooms. It is a speech required to know all the work done by the biology and maintenance team in our facilities.
From September to June from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
July and August from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Friday and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays