Fish, sharks, crustaceans, and starfish all await you at the capital’s aquariums!

Poisson clown, Aquarium de la Porte Dorée, Paris © DR

In Paris, two aquariums offer visitors the chance to see a variety of species from all over the world. At the Aquarium de Paris, more than 7,500 specimens are spread out among 43 tanks, including a giant tank containing 50 sharks for children and adults to admire, and the largest jellyfish exhibit in Europe. Children can also take part in a number of educational workshops, and even touch certain fish in a special touch pool.

As for the Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Dorée, it is the oldest public aquarium in the capital! It features numerous exotic species of marine life. The specimens on show are all of educational interest: electric fish, piranhas, invertebrates, sharks and much more.

35 minutes from Paris, the Aquarium Sea Life is a great family outing with more than 2,500 m². A 360° underwater viewing tunnel enables you to walk amongst the fish and sharks … Thrills guaranteed!

Aquarium Sea Life

Zoo & aquarium
Centre Commercial Val d'Europe - 14 cours du Danube, Serris, 77700

SEA LIFE Aquarium: More than 2250 amazing sea animals to discover! The Paris Val d'Europe SEA LIFE Aquarium, located in the Val......

Aquarium tropical

Zoo & aquarium
Palais de la Porte Dorée - 293 avenue Daumesnil, Paris, 75012

The Palais de la Porte Dorée is an incredible Art Deco building, classed as a historic monument. Situated on the outskirts of the......

Aquarium de Paris

Zoo & aquarium
5 avenue Albert de Mun - Jardins du Trocadéro, Paris, 75016

Situated in the heart of Paris, the Aquarium de Paris offers an unforgettable experience for children and adults alike, with......