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Two Oceans Aquarium
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: The Two Oceans Aquarium is a window into the spectacular oceans surrounding the southern African coast. Through displays ranging from the small and almost fantastical Knysna seahorses, to sea turtles and shoals of shimmering fish, the aquarium holds wondrous discoveries around every corner. Come face-to-face with giant spider crabs and have an adventurous tactile experience at the Touch Pool. Be sure to visit the I&J Ocean Exhibit, with its 9m long window, and 10m long full tunnel. Qualified divers can also make use of the opportunity to dive in this exhibit with shoals of fish and turtles. The Jelly gallery is sure to mesmerize and enthrall.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Overall the aquarium is pretty small and doesn’t have too many exhibits. They do have 3 pretty big sharks so I thought that was the best part. Good place to go for a few hours with family

Thank pripatel131
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TwoOceansAQ, Public Relations Manager at Two Oceans Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for your review of the Aquarium. Just as a small correction - we actually have 7 large sharks on display in our Predator Exhibit.

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Our 18 months old loved it here, it's very well done with some great fishes and more. Can really recommend for a ~2 hour pleasent walk through!

Thank Fredrik H
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the aquarium.... especially the jellyfish. They are lit up so well that you can see them in great detail.

The clown fish were also so cute as they thought that the glass cube was their anemone.

Great for all the family and for couples!

Thank MrsRJGExplorer
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TwoOceansAQ, Public Relations Manager at Two Oceans Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Great review, thank you. Thank you also for reading the signage about the clownfish. People are often distressed by their behaviour, but they are perfectly healthy and just acting like clowns.

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Very well designed and thought out. A good destination for those with children. A little on the small side. A 45 minute visit should suffice.

Thank vks598
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TwoOceansAQ, Public Relations Manager at Two Oceans Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Two Oceans Aquarium. We generally advise to put about 2 hours aside for a visit. We sure hope you managed to see the entire Aquarium in detail in 45 minutes.

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to see the noon feeding by divers of the rays who were obviously waiting for lunch. The ragged tooth sharks have a very large tank and there were many different viewing areas to watch them
Many interesting exhibits we spent 2 hours in there. At the moment the kelp tank exhibtion is closed due to renovation.

Thank HazelHampshireUK
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TwoOceansAQ, Public Relations Manager at Two Oceans Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for your review. Yes, the kelp forest is currently undergoing some reforestation. We hope to have this magnificent exhibit open in the next couple of months.

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