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Aquaria Water Museum

Djurgarden & Djurgardsbrunn
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Address: 2 Falkenbergsgatan | Djurgarden, Stockholm 115 21, Sweden
Phone Number:
+46 10 708 72 00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

This is Stockholm's aquarium. It has a sizeable tropical fish collection...

This is Stockholm's aquarium. It has a sizeable tropical fish collection and South American rainforest exhibit. Check out the Nordic water life exhibit.

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Too small

I hate to put this place down as I am sure they do good work and since it does have something to offer but it is simply too small. Especially if you have younger kids, they can... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hate to put this place down as I am sure they do good work and since it does have something to offer but it is simply too small. Especially if you have younger kids, they can easily run through it all in literally 10-15 minutes. There's a little rainforest, sharks, sting rays, a few spiders and frogs and then... More 

Thank Michael S
Chessington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The aquarium was good a fair amount of fish and sea life but it was small but as it near Skansen and the ABBA museum it's worth doing if you have the time but I wouldn't be too disappointed if you miss it

Thank Matthew W
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

An ideal place to introduce youngsters to life under the oceans. We took a four year old and a two year old and they both thoroughly enjoyed it. The sea horses are an absolute delight, but the most stunning tanks were the jellyfish, performing their almost hypnotic dance - Has to be seen to be believed. Look out for the... More 

Thank Vaeltaja100
Pori, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Here you get to see a variety of sea life, some of them you might have seen while some you might not have. Good for kids too. They have an amazing cafe inside the museum.

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Mannheim, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The aquarium feels like a trip through the rain forest. Amazing! And you should definitely visit it's café with green plants, litte lakes and an amazing view over the sea!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very simple but enjoyable. the rain forest attraction whilst small was quite nice Should of been larger and a few of the aquariums were dark so struggled to see the attraction. The sewer attraction and the aquarium that kids can climb into was excellent for my 5 year old

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a marvellous place to take young children of 5years to 15 years of age. The so-called Jungle experience is incredible, where you can physically experience the humidity,heat, storm,rain thunder and lightning and at the same time be very close to living fish. Our grandchildren wanted to go back several times. Then there are the fish tanks, with sharks,and... More 

Thank Ken P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The aquarium is well worth a visit, especially with children. The relatively small area contains a nice variety of milieus, including rain forest and pelagian dito. Café/restaurant with nice view of the water.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Aquarium at Djurgården. Fun for the kids. But this museum is not very big. You walk through it fast and quite expensive.

Thank R_Sweden
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

small but lovely museum, perfect for small children. It is small so children dont get too overwhelmed, and it is designed for young guests so they can see close up of different habitats and fish. Lovely restaurant and cafe that faces the water. A must see while in Stockholm. Also close to Grona Lund, so one can plan a trip... More 

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The island of Djurgården and its northern mainland extension, Djurgårdsbrunn, impress with a mix of nature and an abundance of museums, while being located in walking distance to Stockholm’s city center. Djurgården not only invites visitors to take endless walks through a beautiful park landscape without having to leave the city, but also offers an incredible range of entertainment facilities, such as an open air museum which specializes in the Swedish way of life pre-industrialization, the renowned Vasa Museum with its legendary sailing ship, and Sweden’s most famous amusement park Gröna Lund, which is more than a 100 years old.
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