Seville Aquarium Overview

Visit Seville Aquarium, a massive space that showcases a wide range of aquatic species and offers visitors a 360 degree view of the exotic underwater world. This is one of the most fun places to visit with your entire family to get a rich insight into the ecology of the world's oceans with the help of exhibits. The aquarium boasts over 7,000 sea creatures as well as the deepest shark tank of the Iberian Peninsula.

Discover the underwater secrets by making a visit to the famous Sevilla Aquarium that houses over 7,000 specimens from approximately 400 different aquatic species. The aquarium has been interestingly segregated into themed zones such as the Guadalquivir, Atlantic, Amazonian, Pacific and Indo-Pacific. These have been specially modeled around famous voyager, Ferdinand Magallan’s journeys around the world in the 16th century, and makes your tour feel like a voyage as well.

One of the most prominent features of the aquarium is the massive shark tank which is the deepest of its kind in the entire Iberian Peninsula and runs almost 9 meters deep with a capacity of almost two million liters of water. The clean and well kept tanks host a range of exotic creatures such as the sand tiger sharks, bull sharks, the atamata turtles, and the giant octopus, among others.

The various informative exhibits at the aquarium help visitors learn all about the ecology of the world's oceans. Among the other prime attractions here is the baby animal center, where newborn and young animals are on display. The shallow touch pool is yet another point of interest for kids as well as families.

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• Explore the rich life under the surface of the oceans featuring spectacular corals, colorful fishes, and stunning marine life, by visiting the Seville Aquarium.
• Enjoy viewing over 7,000 exotic sea creatures that call this aquarium home through a 360 degree experience under the water.
• Go through the five major exhibit areas, each of which houses unique reptiles, amphibian, and marine creatures. The various zones include the Atlantic, Amazonian, Guadalquivir, Oceanarium and Indo-Pacific.
• Check out the beautifully created habitats especially the Mangrove and the Rainforest featuring several marine animals.
• Visit the special Jellyfish Exhibition where you can come face to face with more than ten different species of jellyfish including the exotic inverted jellyfish, moon jellyfish, fried egg jellyfish, and much more.
• Discover the "Oceanarium" that houses the largest animals of the aquarium that live together with the turtle couple Caretta caretta and various other creatures from the Atlantic Ocean.

How To Reach

By Bus: You can easily reach the aquarium by availing the Tussam line buses number 02, 03, 06, C2, C3, C4. You have to get off at the La Palmera stop and walk the short remaining distance to Seville Aquarium.

By Metro: One of the fastest ways to reach the aquarium is by taking the metro and disembarking on the routes of L1 at the Plaza Nueva station. You can cover the remaining distance of 2.7 km by the cabs easily available. 

By Car: if you wish to drive to the Seville Aquarium, you have to take the route that goes via A4 and Av. de las Razas.

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Best Time To Visit

The best time of the day to visit the Seville Aquarium is during the early hours of the morning as soon as the gates open for visitors. This is when you will encounter the least amount of crowds here and can explore the area in relative peace and quiet. You can also avoid standing in long queues to visit the various sections of the aquarium by visiting early.

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Other Essential Information

Tips To Visit Seville Aquarium

  • You should not touch the tanks or any of the information screens at the Seville Aquarium
  • Carry valid ID proofs as they are required to enter the aquarium
  • Book your Seville Aquarium tickets online to save time and effort that you would otherwise spend on standing in long queues at the physical counters
  • Wear comfortable footwear as the massive aquarium requires a lot of walking

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Point of Interest for Seville Aquarium
Guadalquivir River

Guadalquivir River

One of the biggest landmarks of Seville, the Guadalquivir River is the longest in Andalusia and the Sevilla Aquarium features several species that are found in this ecosystem. Some of the most notable species that are housed at the aquarium and are reminiscent of the marshy areas of the river, include the Adriatic Sturgeon and the common carp.

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Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic Ocean

The aquarium has beautifully recreated the rich marine habitats and deepest abyssal zones of the world’s second largest ocean. These include the seagrass meadows, sandy and rocky bottoms, and deep-water corallines. Some of the inhabitants that you can witness in this section are the Triggerfish, Mosaic Strip, and European Lobster.

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This section of the Sevilla Aquarium is dedicated to the tropics of America with the planet’s richest and most biodiverse ecosystems. The heavy rainfall and high levels of humidity foster the growth of a variety of reptile and amphibian species. Some of them that you can see here are the Green Anaconda, Cuban Anole, and Green Iguana.

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In this area, you will witness several inhabitants of the aquarium including the biggest, most spectacular sea animals. They are well preserved here with the help of a simulated environment of a tank that is 9 meters deep and has a capacity of 2 million liters of water. This is the deepest shark tank of the Iberian Peninsula and features Guitar fishes, various shark species, and Turtle Masks, among several others.

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Indo Pacific

Indo Pacific

This part of the aquarium has recreated the area of convergence of the Pacific and Indian Oceans which covers islands like New Guinea, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, northern Australia, and the Moluccas. The spectacular biodiversity you can witness in the mangroves and coral reefs here include Barrigudo horse, the Lionfish, Clownfish, and Surgeonfish.

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Seville Aquarium Reviews

Joana Dias
Reviewed: 17 Mar 2023
I love the feeling that I am inside the sea with all those amazing species. Beautiful aquarium. Must visit again someday 😀
Joana Dias
Joana Dias
Maksim Khilkovich
Reviewed: 31 Jan 2023
I bought tickets right before my visit (when I was there). When I paid I received an email with details that I should wait for 6 working hours to receive tickets. It was terrible because I was with my family. Thanks to employees from Aquarium that helped me to confirm booking and receive tickets. 

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