Explore Galway Atlantaquaria, and Discover the Diversity of Life in Our Oceans, Rivers, Lakes, and Canals. Learn about Wonderful, Varied Species and Their Habitats. Get Inspired to Play Your Part in Protecting Our Shared Planet.
Before Your Visit, here is a preview of some of the Exhibitions that await you to explore and experience. From the Sharks that swim in our seas to the Freshwater Fish that glide along Our Rivers, and Swim beneath the surface of Our Peaceful Lakes, not to mention the Colourful and Exotic Creatures of warmer climes – there is so much to meet during Your Visit with us.
An EAZA & BIAZA accredited Aquarium that celebrates education, awareness, and conservation.
We look forward to welcoming you to Our Aquarium!
Open Daily Year Round
Monday – Friday: 10:00-17:00h
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00-18:00h
ACCESSIBILITY: Visitors with special needs may admit one accompanying carer free of charge when they purchase a special needs adult or child ticket.
Please bring relevant ID and documentation, such as an IAA Autism ID card, or an associated membership card, GP letter or hospital consultant letter which confirms the visitor is unable to visit Galway Atlantaquaria independently without the aid of a carer or mobility aid. For more information, please call +353 (0) 91 585 100
PARKING: Free Parking for Visitors
INFORMATION: Ground & Co Café, and The Lighthouse gift shop are all on-site
Located along the Salthill promenade overlooking Galway Bay
The Promenade, Salthill, Galway City, Ireland
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