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Museum-Aquarium de Nancy

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Closed Now: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Air conditioned aquarium, CLOSED ON MONDAYS!

We were struggling with 38C temperatures so drive to Nancy to find something indoors to do... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andover, United Kingdom
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Very good for inland aquarium!

My grand-children [2&4 years old] enjoyed it, whilst Granny & Grandpa went to the Musee des... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bruce R
Sudbury, United Kingdom
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34 rue Sainte Catherine, 54000, Nancy, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were struggling with 38C temperatures so drive to Nancy to find something indoors to do. Monday’s the aquarium is closed:.. On Tuesday we returned, the aquarium is fully accessible and spread over 3 floors with good quality displays. Young children loved it and you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My grand-children [2&4 years old] enjoyed it, whilst Granny & Grandpa went to the Musee des Beaux-Arts - also worth a visit. As well as live fish, there was a lot else on exhibition.

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 15 July 2018

While I was inside the JARDIN DOMINIQUE ALEXANDRE GODRON, I noticed the existence of this Aquarium Museum, where you will see all kinds of small, medium, big and huge fish, in very nicely arranged aquariums, with explanations about the fish. It is to be seen,...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Very pretty fish and interesting animals, for only 5 euro entry fee. Next to city center. Spend around 1 hour inside.

Thank RuxandraR18
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A small aquarium, very close to Place Stanislas, is a must-visit if you are visiting on the first Sunday of the month as the entry is free. There are quite a number of tanks of interesting and tropical fish. Also some ledges for kids to...More

Thank gloomyash
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The museum has a good blend of animal and aquatic exhibits located over two floors. The ground floor houses over sixty tanks of marine life and individual species are identified and explained on the comprehensive boards. The upper floor has a very extensive collection of...More

Thank MikenMissy
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this aquarium and so did our 2-kids. They had a wonderful collection of fish and stuffed animals (taxidermy.). It is also very reasonably priced at 10€ for all four of us. There is also a small garden on the back.

1  Thank MariWolfe929
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We had a great day in the Museum, traveling with 3 children, (2 teenagers) it is not easy to find something which is interesting for all. But the huge amount of aquarium's made it an interesting day. All aquariums were clean and interesting to watch

Thank Flemming H
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Go just to see the Brazilian Bat fish. Amazingly strange. The other fish were good but this was the best. Really enjoyed this aquarium as you could easily see all the fish in the eye level small tanks on the walls.

Thank jclewis
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Well-kept aquarium with all kinds of species. Suitable for young and old. Wheelchair accessible. Perfect choice on a rainy day.

1  Thank Rita-Katarina
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