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Haus des Meeres - Aqua Terra Zoo

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Fritz-Gruenbaum-Platz 1 | Esterhazypark / U-Bahn Linie 3, Station Neubaugasse, Vienna 1060, Austria
+43 1 5871417
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Amazing Aquarium!

This is a great water zoo! Lots of rare and wonderful animals. Its great they have walkthrough... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ela Jean W
A meeting with hammerheadshark

This small "sea life" is very nice place to meet sea animals in Middle Europe:o). We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barbora J
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Fritz-Gruenbaum-Platz 1 | Esterhazypark / U-Bahn Linie 3, Station Neubaugasse, Vienna 1060, Austria
+43 1 5871417
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great water zoo! Lots of rare and wonderful animals. Its great they have walkthrough areas to really see the animals up close. The setting is great too and there's a lookout point right at the top which gives you amazing views of...More

Thank Ela Jean W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small "sea life" is very nice place to meet sea animals in Middle Europe:o). We enjoyed special the new reidents = hammerheadsharks.

Thank Barbora J
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

An excellent place to visit with your children. There are places where children can touch the fishes...just like pets. The museum is big, has plenty of types of fishes and other animals...children love it. It is the secobd time we went there and for sure...More

Thank dianalascau
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This place is well worth a visit. It has so many different types of animals including reptiles and monkeys, not just sea creatures as we expected. Well laid out over different floors so it's not too much to take in at once. The fact it's...More

Thank RBC1978
Reviewed 12 September 2017

As far as aquariums going it's not the best I've ever been to, but it's quite good and the building is cool. It's also totally worth it to go all the way to the top of the building where you have an AMAZING view over...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a regular attraction point for us, but it is amazing how they develop from one time to the other. This time we had lots of fun with the "Knabberfische" this is a tank where you can put your hands in it and lots...More

1  Thank KPM112013
Reviewed 28 August 2017

You can not miss the zoo at the visit to the city of Vienna. Several floors of marine animals, reptiles, monkeys and birds.Very beautiful view of the whole Vienna!

Thank sima m
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Arrived in Vienna late morning, after check-in and lunch we proceeded to the multi-storey aquarium present in the Mariahilf area. Very enjoyable few hours, a good variety of manily marine creatures, as well as an area with free-roaming monkeys! Most of the exhibits had English-language...More

Thank SGS1975
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon the flak towers in Augarten and came here to understand how they look inside. We joined the historical guided tour at 11am. The tour was informative, providing us with knowledge about the history, structure and usage of the flak towers during WW2...More

Thank chanyuklan
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Pros: • Plenty sea animals to see e.g. Seahorses, frogs, tortoises, snakes • Interesting glass tunnel of various fish Cons: • Lack of oxygen, humid • Most animals were asleep • Elevator takes forever to arrive • A bit overpriced (78 euros for 4 adults...More

1  Thank amjadakarim
Vienna’s sixth district hosts high street shopping
heaven and pedestrian area Mariahilfer Strasse. The
weirdest local building is probably the city aquarium
Haus des Meeres, housed in one of Vienna’s six
remaining World War II defense towers, and topped with
a rooftop bar that offers stunning views over Vienna
and the centre. One of the most historic sites in the
area is the passageway of 18th century Raimundhof with
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Alexis M
11 June 2017|
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Response from HansMeer | Property representative |
No, there are no dogs allowed! They have free running monkeys and birds, that´s the reason why!
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Najla F
17 May 2016|
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Response from RogierT | Reviewed this property |
Tripadvisor is not meant to accurately keep track of commercial attraction pricings - its a review/advisory site and not affiliated with the attractions. Hotels tend to affil with TA due to extensive exposure, i wouldnt look... More
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