Taman Akuarium Air Tawar TMII
Opend 20th April 1994
Built since 1992 and inaugurated on 20 April 1994. This aquarium park is the largest and most comprehensive in the world and second largest in Asia. Of freshwater biota park Save 6000 animals of 126 species, are of various kinds, both of the various waters of Indonesia and around the world, including aquatic plants, reptiles, crustaceans, and fish. This aquarium park has a museum, library, auditorium, aquarium archipelago, reptiles corner, hallway carp, and built quarantine room at the rear to accommodate the collection and breeding of the farmers who could be traded to the visitors, the general public, reservoir fish, and exporters. Aquarium park is also an opportunity for the students and the general public to conduct the research and observations related to the development of science and business opportunities of ornamental fish. some special collections that come from freshwater native Indonesiainclude Arowana / Siluk (Scleropages formosus), shark saws (pristis Microdon), Tapah (wallago leerii), chopsticks fish, puffer fish which can swell up like a balloon, and others. in addition, there is also a collection of fascinating species of fish living include Arapaima (Arapaima gigas), piranha (serrasaimus) of the Amazon river in amertika, blind fish, butterfly fish, chinese high fin fish (myxocyprinus asiaticus asiaticus) of the Yangtze River-china, as well as groups of small fish guppy, molly, and platy.
Open : minimum 9am-4pm
Entrace fee: Yes
For kids: Playgrounds and pettingarea
Food: The park has several places where you can get a snack
Taking photos: Is allowed, if publiciesed, please mention the Aquarium on your homepage
Phone number 021 8402557
Address: Taman Akuarium Air Tawar TMII, Jl. Taman Mini Indonesia Indah No.Raya, Ceger, Kec. Cipayung, Kota Jakarta Timur, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 13550, Indonesia
Where to finde the Park:
I don't have any guides of this aquarium.Does any body know if they made any guides? And where I can get them?
In the year 2019 they had their 25th anniversarry. Have they made any books on this occassion?