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National Aquarium

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Avenida Espana No. 75, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
+1 809-592-1509
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poor animals!

this was boring germ filled and just sad to see the animals in such bad and poor conditions the... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Kate B
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Arizona
very serene place

the aquarium is not too big but the grounds are beautiful and over looking the ocean-- they sell... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
TEQUILASHOTS
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Wayne, New Jersey
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Avenida Espana No. 75, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

this was boring germ filled and just sad to see the animals in such bad and poor conditions the cages were awful!!! DONT GO DONT WASTE YOUR TIME!!!!!!!!!!

1  Thank Kate B
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

the aquarium is not too big but the grounds are beautiful and over looking the ocean-- they sell cameras on the grounds and snacks.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We went to see the aquarium and came out very upset! When we came in we saw very small pool for the turtles( there were 5 big turtle, and it's not big enough for them- like a children's pool ) . The tank windows were...More

2  Thank tal m
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Many of the tanks were empty. We were some of the only guests there. The only cool thing was the tunnel going under one large tank but it was pretty short. We got a lot of mosquito bites, so wear repellant. The view of the...More

2  Thank Joua L
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

A nice alternative for the kids. On our visit we found a large variety of fish as well as two Manatees, Sea Turtles and a few Nurse Sharks. The waters surrounding the area were the bluest I'd seen during any of my visits to the...More

2  Thank Cedric M
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

As a couple (no kids) we enjoyed an hour here. Some fun fishes and small sharks, but we felt pretty bad about the way too small aquariums they have to live in. The park attached to it (including playground) is a great place for a...More

2  Thank Femic
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Has a good variety of species, including sharks, and some interesting fishes. Need more signals and maintenance. Viist if you have free time, not on the top list.

1  Thank Penelope_Brasil
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

The acquarium it self was nice nothing extradonary. What I loved most was the outside grounds of the aquarium. When you exit though the back you have get a beautiful view of the ocean. There is alot of green space to sit and relax or...More

2  Thank Yellowillow
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

This aquarium is not the biggest of the world, but the majesty of teaching visitors explaining about the ecosystems and species is very creative. It's worth knowing about corals and its structure.

1  Thank CelsoSO
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Turtles, turtles, fishes and more turtles. LOL, need more animals, I was pleased with the ocean view. Just lovely. There is also kids park in the back of the aquarium. Lazy sharks! They sleep all day. A huge turtle sleeps on their heads and yet..they...More

1  Thank Darlene M
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