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Palau Aquarium

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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rainy day choice

good rainy day choice. and they have a tank with turtles and colorful fish and the elusive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
long beach
Tiny aquarium that packs a punch

Indoor and outdoor tanks and pools give a good sense of marine life around Palau and Micronesia... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Southampton, United Kingdom
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“marine life”(8 reviews)
“local fish”(4 reviews)
“outdoor tanks”(3 reviews)
Palau Aquarium’s goal is to nurture respect and understanding among visitors and residents for Palau’s marine and natural environments and to instill a sense of responsibility for the protection and preservation of Palau’s fragile marine and...more
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Palau International Coral Reef Center, Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
+680 488 6950
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good rainy day choice. and they have a tank with turtles and colorful fish and the elusive mandarin fish. not very big but worth the $10 and you might get a chance to see the coral research center.

Thank labearcajun
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Indoor and outdoor tanks and pools give a good sense of marine life around Palau and Micronesia. Worth a hour or so's time just a few minutes walk from downtown on Koror.

Thank OnwardTraveller
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Waste of time and money. It will take less that 10 minutes, you'll pay $10. Some restaurants have more fishes just for interiour...

Thank Happiness430733
Reviewed 2 January 2018

At that price you should definitely take your kids to see the aquarium. It is not large or spectacular, but good enough to keep the little ones excited for half an hour or so. The tanks outside are the best, with all sorts of local...More

1  Thank ffrige
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Even for those who come to Palau to dive and who know marine life well, a visit to the aquarium is a positive experience. The layout and the combination of indoor and outdoor tanks makes for a great learning experience in a highly aesthetic surroundings....More

2  Thank cavalluccia
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Don't expect too much but it is a good place to get a feel for what you will see in the Rock Islands. You also get to a heads up on what some of the fish that are difficult to see will look like. An...More

2  Thank Jesalee
Reviewed 19 September 2017

you may find an astonishi ng acquarium in the water... take a mask and jump in. I went there just to give a nautilus a proper passport to go back to italy with me. :)

Thank DavideC337
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is an outdoor museum, with visitors viewing marine life through glass sides on ponds. Panels at each exhibit identify the fish. Worth the visit!

Thank Taweela
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Outdoor aquarium in a beautiful location right at the water. Very relaxing, nice for a rest. It gives you some idea what you can expect to see when diving in this area but it is quite old fashioned.

Thank Concetto
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Spent about an hour here on my dry day in Palau. It is centered around research into the health and vitality of the coral reefs around Palau. It's small but the exhibits are informative.

Thank markmwilson
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