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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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Warmly recomend

We had very interesting morning, it was worth waiting on rain to get in there. I think it was 11... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
Ivana H
via mobile
Good

It's a novel experience and you do get to see a lot of wildlife on the many floors. The monkey... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
mjansley
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“flak tower” (28 reviews)
“small monkeys” (11 reviews)
“anti aircraft” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Fritz-Gruenbaum-Platz 1 | Esterhazypark / U-Bahn Linie 3, Station Neubaugasse, Vienna 1060, Austria
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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We had very interesting morning, it was worth waiting on rain to get in there. I think it was 11 flours (?) of pure ZOO pleasure. Mostly there were families with kids but it is very interesting for adults (as a substitute for traveling on...More

Thank Ivana H
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

It's a novel experience and you do get to see a lot of wildlife on the many floors. The monkey enclosure being the most popular. Best part for me was the view from the roof above the cafe. Quite expensive for what it was though.

1  Thank mjansley
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

A fascinating watchtower from the second world war turned into a combination of zoo and aquarium. Sorry we didn't find out about this before!

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Although little bit crowdy, we enjoy it very much (kids are 9 and 5). You can see almost all animals living in a seas and oceans. Nice ambient of the museum.

Thank Jure L
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

As my 4 year old is a big fan of aquatic life, this was a much anticipated visit. Luckily it met our expectations. There are plenty of floors, each is rather small (obvious from the size of the building) but very nice collection of fish,...More

1  Thank Mojca Z
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely aquarium over 10 floors, with amazing views of the city from the outside viewing area. Housed in an old flak tower from WW2. There are lots of floors, most are fairly small, but they pack a lot into this place. Not just fish, also...More

Thank Sleepysue29
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Lots to see here over many floors. An interesting building with fantastic views of the city. Children loved the nibbling fish. Definitely worth a visit...we stayed for a few hours and loved it!

Thank mazza73
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The Haus des Meeres is housed in the unlikely environment of an ex-world war two fire control flak tower in Vienna. It is therefore based over a number of floors each with interesting wildlife on view from fish and marine life to monkeys and exotic...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

What do you do with bunker from World War times that cannot be demolished? Right, you fill it with water and make a huge aquarium in it. Haus des Meeres is 10 floors of awesomeness, each floor filled in with aquariums, terariums, ants, monkeys, birds,...More

Thank icetealemon
Reviewed 17 October 2016

for animal lovers you can see almost everything from the see it is a huge building with aquariums and lots of species like sharks, serpents, and so on

Thank Kurtabegu
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Mariahilf
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
...More
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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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