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Explore the home to 140 marine species at the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
Have fun with family and friends
Get a guided behind the scenes tour and learn about the life of marine animals
What to expect
Located within The Dubai Mall, visit one of the largest aquariums in the world, perfect for a family trip. Start by taking an awe-inspiring stroll through the 48-meter Aquarium Tunnel on the ground level. Continue at the Underwater Zoo on level 2 where you can explore three ecological zones; rainforest, rocky shore, and living ocean. At Underwater Zoo see various creatures like otters, piranha, lionfish, giant spider crabs, seahorses, garden eels, archerfish, water rats, paddlefish, cichlids, and many more amazing aquatic animals in 40 individual aquatic displays.
The all-new immersive encounter allows guests to step inside the Penguin Cove habitat and go face-to-feather with the colony of live Gentoo penguins while learning about their fascinating natural behaviors. Gentoo penguins are social animals known for living in colonies and often mating for life. The birds’ natural curiosity and unique behavior make them a natural crowd-pleaser, so watching them will surely be a lot of fun. You will also get a guided behind-the-scenes tour of the place to learn about the life of these marine animals. To complete your whole experience, you are also given a food and beverage voucher at the Aquarium Cafe (10 AED) and a voucher for the Aquarium retail shop (20 AED).
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
Access to the Aquarium Tunnel
Access to Underwater Zoo
Guided behind the scenes tour
Access to Penguin Cove interactive platform
Food and beverage voucher at the Aquarium Cafe (10 AED)
Voucher for the Aquarium retail shop (20 AED)
شارع المركز المالي، - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
Important to know
- Please note that during Ramadan opening times can vary
- Infants (age 0-1) can enter for free
- Those under 15 years old must be accompanied by an adult (age 15+)