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Oceanographic Museum of Monaco

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Oceanographic Museum of Monaco and Aquarium Admission Ticket
from US$12.65*
Oceanographic Museum of Monaco and Aquarium Admission Ticket
from US$12.65*
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“sea life”(71 reviews)
“an aquarium”(68 reviews)
“nice aquarium”(31 reviews)
Aquariums, exhibitions, games and relaxation…the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco lets you dive into the marine world. From aquariums to its shark lagoon, passing through the Turtle Island located on the panoramic terrace, it offers a unique...more
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Avenue Saint Martin, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
+377 93 15 36 00
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All reviews sea life an aquarium nice aquarium the upper floors top floor jacques cousteau light show small sharks rooftop restaurant shark tank different species great for kids worth a visit rainy day great place to visit impressive building on display
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are staying in the area, take a day and visit the Principality of Monaco. This tiny city state, 2.020 sq. km., is situated on the French Riviera approximately 20 km from Nice. We caught the train at Cagnes sur Mer because we were...More

Thank JRAsFishBabe
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent a few hours strolling the Oceanography Museum enjoying its delightful exhibits. It is a family attraction. The upstairs museum is a bonus. To top it all off the rooftop restaurant offers a nice break to enjoy the harbour views and chocolate crepes! There...More

Thank Winelovin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fascinating museum and aquarium in one stop. Lots to see and explore. Want to take it with you? Visit the gift shop for various options. Lots of photo opportunities too.

Thank Kmeyermom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a short visit to this small but compact museum. The displays were good but not exceptional. An enjoyable tour

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to visit the museum with parents in their 60s and two children 6 and 10 years. The entire visit took about 3 hours. The approach was through wide and being stairs, in some way easing the effort to climb steep ones for my...More

Thank Poornima B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The aquarium side of the museum is good, with lots of tank displays and variety, but there are better in the world. However the history and collections of static displays is the highlight for me. The history I found fascinating about the passion of the...More

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 1 week ago

we really enjoyed great aquarium and fish collection in 2 floors downstairs. Nice view from a top of the building.

Thank Arkady G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museums aquarium is simply the best underwater collection anywhere, without a doubt. The museum was curated by Jacques Cousteau for 35 years and contains some 6000 live species. Fabulous underwater tanks full of exquisite fish, sharks, sea horses, nautilus, on and on, but the...More

1  Thank Christina C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exhibitions change so always worth a repeat visit. Art this time. Fish were as spectacular as ever. Very good value at €14.

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the combined ticket with the auto museum, so walked in to have ticket scanned. The lower level is filled with aquariums, some full wall height. The "sea floor" life and coral was also fascinating. The upper floor has a number of sea creature...More

Thank JimTVictoria_Canada
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Justina N
24 June 2018|
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Response from jetsaway | Reviewed this property |
My entry was through a combined ticket, having looked at their internet site, it would appear you get a discount if showing a valid student card. Prices vary depending on time of year. Bon vacances.
21 May 2018|
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Response from DSC-NOVA | Reviewed this property |
Where are you walking from? We walked from Port Hercule and found there are two ways to get to the museum: one requires a fairly significant uphill walk; the other is easier and includes an escalator but it is a little... More
12 December 2017|
Response from joepaulsenngoro2 | Reviewed this property |
Their website is selling tickets for the 26th December for 14 Euros for adults. No tickets were available for adults on the 25th. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.