La Cité de la Mer

Map 2012

City: Cherbourg
Country: France
Region: Normandy

Opend 2002


Species 150


The Cité de la Mer ("city of the sea") is a maritime museum. The museum is in the cruise terminal of Cherbourg. This monument was built in 1933; it is one of the bigger art-deco monuments of today. It was opened in 2002 as a scientific and historical museum, around four axes: the Redoutable, first SSBN submarine of the French Navy, now a museum and the largest submarine in the world open to the public, a permanent exposition, a cylindrical aquarium, 8 metres wide and 10 metres high, which displays the successive marine life forms according to the depth, a great hall where temporary expositions are held, a new underwater expedition in a virtual, digitised building

Service given


Open : minimum March October  9am-6pm

Entrace fee: Yes

For kids: Playgrounds and pettingarea

Food: The aquarium has a place where you can get a snack


Taking photos: Is allowed, if publiciesed, please mention the aquarium on your homepage







Phone number 02 33 20 26 26
Address: La Cite de la mer, Gare Maritime Transatlantique, 50100 Cherbourg





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I don't have any guides of this aquarium.  Does any body know if they made any guides? And where I can get those?
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