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.
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?