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Fokarium

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it is a small place with currently 3 seals (I hope that's the correct word). you pay 5 zloty... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Katharina H
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Vienna, Austria
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It's a good attraction for the price (about 1.50 British pounds) The let down is the size it's very... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Jarvisbt
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ul. Morska 2, Hel 84-150, Poland
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

1.Go only between 2.30-3 feeding time. 2. 5 zl for the ticket seems expensive 3.Can see the seals nearby 4.Good for lovers :)

Thank kaleesh
Reviewed 4 June 2018

it is a small place with currently 3 seals (I hope that's the correct word). you pay 5 zloty entrance fee which goes directly to the cause. unfortunately all is only in Polish though I assume this would be really interesting information. it is still...More

Thank Katharina H
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Please don't go... 3 focas, mass of people, auditorium not prepared... a disaster. You basically waste your time there after 2 hours in katamaran

2  Thank German P
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

It's a good attraction for the price (about 1.50 British pounds) The let down is the size it's very small.

Thank Jarvisbt
Reviewed 2 April 2018

My son and I visited the Fokarium last September and we loved it. It isn’t a flashy operation, but it is well run and a joy to see. The announcements and commentary from the keepers/staff are in Polish, but it didn’t really spoil the visit...More

Thank webbyj06
Reviewed 17 February 2018

We went there during feeding time and it was really nice. The trainers/carers were feeding the seals so they went out of the pools (seals spend most of the time underwater and do not normally come out to land). The feeding was accompanied by a...More

Thank Tomasz P
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

A small pool with two seals. All information is only in Polish. Costs 5 pln and you're back out in 15 minutes tops.

108  Thank nathaliejacquemyn
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great experiense with 3crazy seals there is a show when theyfeed them tickets are cheap and donation help safe lifes other seals good for kids

Thank AAndzia
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we didn't understand any of the information in the museum as nothing is translated in any other language than Polish. Cute animals, well staying even in the limited space. Nice (english speeking) staff! Unfortunately we missed the show as we had no coins to...More

Thank smartissimo
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I waited for more than 40 minutes in a 20 meter long row and eventually gave up. Apparently, they let people in in groups, in certain time frame, but it was impossible to wait to get in. Bit disappointing, considering I really wanted to see...More

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