City: Santo Domingo
Country: Dominican Republic
Province: National District
Opened in 1990, its excellent location allows you to display more than 250 marine species different without artificially control the environment. It has 90 tanks and 7 ponds. The most popular with visitors is the shark tank, a large auditorium where you can see large numbers of nurse sharks just inches from you.
It also has an underwater tunnel built beneath the surface where you can see a multitude of species such as tarpon, turtles, sharks ... a transparent walkway that surrounds visitors and allows you to walk as if walking by the sea .
The star of the National Aquarium in Santo Domingo is "Tamaury"an orphaned Antillean manatee that was rescued off the coast near Barahona.
Open : tuesday-sunday 9.30am-5.30pm
Entrace fee: Yes
Food: The Aquarium has a place where you can get a snack
Taking photos: Is allowed, if publiciesed, please mention the zoo on your homepage
Phone number (809) 766-1709
Address: Acuario Nacional de Santo Domingo, Av. España 75, Santo Domingo 10700-11999, Dominican Republic
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 any guides of Acuario Nacional?
In the year 2015 they had theire 25th anniversarry. Have they made any books on this occassion?