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Maretarium

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A great place for families

Here you can see great many fish species, but not all by the leaflet. At least I could not... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Timo K
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Espoo, Finland
Finnish fish.

Very interesting place if you have an interest in fish with many to see of all sizes. Various... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
LindaD3676
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Aquariumhouse Maretarium is closed during November-December 2018, because we are building something new! We will open again in January 2019.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Sapokankatu 2, Kotka 48100, Finland
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+358 40 3110330
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Here you can see great many fish species, but not all by the leaflet. At least I could not recognize all. The wall information papers highlighted the pollution in the seas. Anyway I was missing some of the fish species.

Thank Timo K
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Very interesting place if you have an interest in fish with many to see of all sizes. Various acitvities for children to do around the centre. Compared to the nearby Maritime museum it is a little expensive. Price as of July 2018 for Maretarium was...More

Thank LindaD3676
Reviewed 1 August 2018

An unusual aquarium as it only stocks fish you can catch in Finland. I thoroughly enjoyed the visit although it is quite expensive for what it is.

Thank davecmh2016
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

The Maretarium concentrates on fishes living in the Baltic sea and Finnish lakes and rivers. Therefore, someone who expects tropical fish tanks with shiny fishes might be a bit disappointed at first. However, highly interesting and educational to learn more about the fishes that exist...More

Thank Nuttnick
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Very interesting aquarium showing just Finnish fish species. However, "Finnish" was sometimes a bit stretched... For example, they had plenty of sturgeons, even though they admitted that there are virtually no wild sturgeons left in Finland - sure, a hundred years ago Finland had plenty...More

Thank Jellona
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Only living things from Finnish nature is a spesiality of the place. Not must but ok to visit. Love to teach my kids by visitng here

Thank PeteFinland
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Maretarium houses a number of smallish and one larger fish tank with local fish species. The displays are not especially spectacular and some species dominate. The entrance is costly.

Thank Timo L
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Went to this place to pass a few hours enjoyed it even tough I'm not really interesting in fish . Place a bit small for 13 euro I expected more all over in 30 mins a bit expensive . Lovely staff working there

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We visited the Maretarium on a rainy day in August, kids (4.5 years and 2) were excited about the fish, the place is nice to visit, we also did some puzzles in the kids room and overall were happy about the way we spent this...More

Thank Alslonik
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Dull exposition, relatively expansive... Nothing to do there for more than 20min. Very disappointing actually. During fish feeding no translation available.

Thank Raia S
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