Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Doree, Paris

4.1
#8 of 15 in Zoos & Aquariums in Ile-de-France
Built for the colonial exhibition of 1931, the former Musée des Colonies retains the tropical aquarium, Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Doree, from this period. At this site, you can experience a learning trail, primitive and electric fish, and the ocean life of Asian waters and of Africa and South America. Don’t forget to check out the unforgettable shows featuring the crocodile pit, intimidating sharks, and deadly piranhas. The crocodiles were brought from Dakar in 1948, and other watery residents include cuttlefish and luminous deep-water species.

Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Doree also features a diverse collection of aquatic fauna and flora of the warm seas, and offers many activities for children and adults to help them better understand the aquatic life and the influences man has on the environment. To plan Paris vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.
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  • All these varieties and species of sea and freshwater fish are impressive. The museum on the 60s on the floor plunges us into the memory of the "yé-yé" tender age and wooden head. Photos, electric guitars, record covers......
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  • Little I conecest bigger with my children always as beautiful to see for all in addition they make the backup of the species see sorry of disappearance this palace is beautiful to see absolutely you will not regret
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  • Very nice aquarium The price was 7 euro There is lots of different fish and very unique fish
  • Beautiful building, well-stocked aquarium, well-presented and good value
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