National Marine Aquarium of Namibia

 City: Swakopmund

Country: Namibia

Region: Erongo

Opend 1995


species 100

The National Aquarium in Swakopmund opens a window to the wonders of marine life found in the cold Benguela Current off the coast of Southern Africa. Seawater, drawn from the old jetty, is pumped through a series of filter systems before reaching the exhibition tanks. The main tanks has a holding capacity of 320,000 liters, is 12 m long and 8 m wide. An underwater walk-way allows the visitor to view sharks, rays and fishes from close range. The smaller exhibition tanks house organisms from the inshore waters, mainly found along sandy and rocky beaches.

Service given


Open : minimum Tuesday-Sunday 10am-4pm. Closed 1st january and 25th december

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 064 410 1214

Address: National Marine Aquarium of Namibia, 1 Strand St, Swakopmund, Namibia






Where to finde the Park:

I don't have any guides of this aquarium. Does any body know if they made other guides?
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