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Havets Hus

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Fun and interactive

What a great interactive way to spend a few hours learning about our local waters for both kids and... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Gothenburg, Sweden
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Good for a day out, nice cafe

This was a fun place to visit with plenty to see. There's also a nice gift shop and cafe to pass... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
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Havets Hus was founded in 1993 and is today one of the most popular destinations in the Bohuslan region. Every year, close to 80 000 visitors get acquainted with over 100 fascinating species - from the lesser spotted dogfish to dead man's finger...more
9 Strandvaegen, Lysekil 453 30, Sweden
+46 523 66 81 60
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

What a great interactive way to spend a few hours learning about our local waters for both kids and adults. The place is a bit small and you do pay through the teeth for entrance but it’s for a good cause. We had a blast...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Smullyan227
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was a fun place to visit with plenty to see. There's also a nice gift shop and cafe to pass more time here. Suitable for all ages.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank scotstjej
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The place is small, and maybe mostly for kids. But we still enjoyed the visit. The fishes living in their natural environment and the water is taken directly from the ocean outside. Great visit for weekends! Be sure to walk around in the village of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank worldbytina
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Love, love, love the beautiful west coast of Sweden !!!!!!! -Including Lysekil and Sweden's only real fjord, Gullmarn, (= with a shallow entrance, and a "treashhold" separating it from the ocean, which makes it a uniquely huge and very deep "aquarium" inside the fjord, for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ghm11_2
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A small aquarium focusing on local flora and fauna of the seas. Good displays with Swedish and English notices. The kids loved the interactive area where you could touch star fish, crabs etc.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Minmar_10
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Fun activity for the whole family, everybody can learn something here and there is a nice playground for kids inside. Well educated staff, they're kind and are happy to answer any questions! It's a bit of ups and downs inside so it's not the easiest...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lollouisee
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The place was bigger than what it looked like from the outside. Very good information about the local marine life, both in Swedish and English. Lot of things to look at. There is a touch pool with e.g. starfish and sea cucumbers. The shark exhibition...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Janna78
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

On a sunny day in summer (tour is seasonal) this two hour tour is a great way to see the skerries and some seal colonies close-up. We didn't expect the little boat to come so close to the seal rocks. Quite expensive, but great experience...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank trooper92
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We took the 1pm boat from outside Havets Hus. Very friendly advice from the guide. We were lucky to sail on a good dau however many children were looking a bit green! This little boat sails around the coastline and out to a couple of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Les123_12
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Absolutely a place to visit if you are in the near or you are staying in the little Lysekil. A great attraction for children and also adult with a lot of fish species of north sea. Nice as well it's the safari seal, that star...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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