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Sao Paulo Aquarium

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Opens in 15 min: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Located, strangely enough, in a working-class residential neighborhood, the São Paulo Aquarium is always a hit with the kids. The self-proclaimed largest aquarium in Latin America contains more than 300 species of marine life. Daily 9am-6pm
Opens in 15 min
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Huet Bacelar 407 | Ipiranga, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 04275-000, Brazil
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+55 11 2273-5500
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Have been there eight months before, a great experience and now it is really better: there is a new area that looks like an airport to let you to Australia, Africa, north and South Pole and there are waiting for you canguroos and bears. A...More

2  Thank Cristinacarneiro
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 July 2012

The outside is beautiful, but the inside is too dark and tacky. The glasses are dark, so you can't see the animals very well. You would feel sorry for the giant fish imprisoned in small aquariums, and for the crocodile in a glassy bright box,...More

5  Thank SelmaBrazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I visited the aquarium and we had such a great time. The different types of animals through the aquarium were quite unique. Being from Australia we have seen a lot however there were things that even we have not seen. There was...More

Thank Jessicaaaleigh
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The Sao Paulo aquarium has lots to see. From penguins to sharks and bears, much more than an aquarium. The entrance fee, if bought online is 40*/* cheaper than if bought directly at the ticket counter. Well worth a visit.

Thank KathrynC1514
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The space is clean and organized, we went early in the morning to avoid it being too crowded and could visit everything in our own pace. The tanks have lower windows so even small children get a better view of the fishes. The bathrooms are...More

Thank carolinapreta
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

A nice place for young children see and have contact with different kinds of animals like river and sea fishes, reptiles and also some mammals. As an aquarium it’s not so big but it’s possible to see dozens of Brazilian and also foreign species. Tanks...More

Thank Renato P
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

I never thought I would feel sad for a shark, but I did, those animals need gigantic aquariums and in this place they cramped inside one that would had been ok for fish, but keeping sharks there must be torture for those animals. When I...More

Thank valoblitas
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I love Sao Paulo Aquarium. It's very cool and fun. Ilike the fish swimming on top of us. The penguis are very cute but my favorite attraction is the one polar bears, I love polar bears!

Thank sofiacollina
Reviewed 26 February 2018

I went to Aquario de São Paulo, I didn´t like it but it doesn´t have any windows, and it is very stuffy.

Thank 24356heloisa
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Sao Paulo aquarium is very famous in Brazil because there are sharks and a polar bear and also different fish,I liked it very much

Thank biaafreitas11
Reviewed 26 February 2018

in the aquarium there are many different animals, but I thought it would be better. I liked it a lot.there are several things to do and have a restaurant inside the place.but it could be more fun

Thank Lucas R
Reviewed 26 February 2018

I almost never go to aquariums, but the aquarium, but the "Aquario de São Paulo" is a very cool place. Do you like aquatic animals? So, this is the best place for you. It´s a good place for kids, the aquarium have many interesting animals....More

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StarkyPepper
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Response from heloisa c | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay on answering...I believe that 2 hours will do. And it is also a place that kids would enjoy tremendously :) My children did and want to visit it once more :) . Also, I went there quite e few times and... More
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• Ingresso Infantil*...............................................................R$ 50,00 Crianças de 3 a 12 anos. • Ingresso Adulto.................................................................R$ 80,00 • Ingresso... More
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