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Beijing Aquarium (Beijing Haiyangguan)

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No.18 Gaoliangqiaoxie Street, Haidian District, Beijing 100081, China
+86 10 6217 6655
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Situated within the Beijing Zoo complex this world class aquarium encompasses a huge array of strange & wonderful fish. As well as the fish displays there is a shark aquarium, Amazonian Rainforest with piranha, Coral reefs, a Marine Mammal section with dolphin & seal performances throughout the day.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin show” (13 reviews)
“beluga whales” (7 reviews)
“sea creatures” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
No.18 Gaoliangqiaoxie Street, Haidian District, Beijing 100081, China
+86 10 6217 6655
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

while visiting the zoo we also went to the Aquarium. yes the price is higher but the Zoo ticket was only RMB 15 RMB. Aquarium price was RMB 150. We went to one of the shows. the crowd management was very poor as people in...More

Thank kiwiawayMelbourne
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Skip the zoo and go straight to the aquarium! The exhibits are very nicely put together, although the enclosures seem small and very basic the animals seem happy. It's quite pricy compared to the zoo but much more enjoyable.

Thank AliceHeaslip
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Many colorful and rare fish. And a entertaining Aqua show, though all in chinese. It was pretty crowded, but far cleaner and more interesting than the zoo.

1  Thank Erlend F
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Located close to the Bejing Zoo it should be a must-see attraction. Our expectations were high, because the aquarium entrance fee is quite expensive compared with tickets for the Zoo. Unfortunately, the aquarium looks more like a noisy shopping mall, despite some interesting spots can...More

Thank KobomvelikbomJanko
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Beijing Aquarium can be divided into several parts: Amazonian forest has many interesting fish species and a general feeling of a rain forest Sharks and Beluga Whale is what you would expect after you been at the zoo. Very little space for the whales. Coral...More

Thank Tobias Kuhlmann A
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We went on a Wednesday afternoon. Seniors half price. It was not overcrowded. Activities for children were provided. In terms of an aquarium, it is similar to the one in Shanghai, which was not remarkable, compared to many others in the world. Limited species number....More

Thank R L
Reviewed 10 May 2017

When you're visiting the Beijing Zoo, it would be a mistake to not to go to the Aquarium as well, even though it means buying another 150 yuan ticket. Well-laid out. The beluga whales and sharks were truly impressive, and that was what the large...More

1  Thank Stefan L
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is a good place to take the kids. We saw tons of sharks, sting rays and beluga whales. The jellyfish was the highlight.

Thank Vivian Y
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Being a fan of aquariums I was looking forward to seeing a great venue. First disappointment was that we had to go through the zoo to get to the aquarium. The zoo is terrible and should be shut down. Second the aquarium was run down...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Visit Beijing aquarium to see amazing sea creatures mother nature has for us. You will love the serene atmosphere as well.

Thank James M
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