Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo

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Founded in 1926, Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo (BAMZ) is one of the world's oldest aquariums and a great place to learn about all of the island's wildlife.

The Aquarium at BAMZ features exhibits about coral reef, coastal waters, and deep waters, with over 200 species of fish on site. The zoo, meanwhile, focuses on conservation as its main theme, and houses over 300 birds, reptiles, and mammals.

Also on site is a natural history museum.

Location

Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo is found in the southern outskirts of Hamilton Parish, on Bermuda; it's three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the east-northeast of Hamilton.

Nearby Restaurants

Of course, one of the most delightful possibilities while spending some time exploring the area is sharing fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo. Indigo is an ideal locale to enjoy a meal at on your way to visiting Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo, and offers convenient access to it. The restaurant is a brief ways off, but out of the way enough that you will probably want to make advance plans for taking advantage of a means of transport to get there. Foxy's Cafe and Pizza House Restaurant offer additional dining options close-by. At Pizza House Restaurant you and your companions will want to try out Italian meals and experience the flavors of Bermuda.

Nearby Attractions

Other local activities include Shelly Bay Park, which is three quarters of a mile away Hamilton Parish. You might want to also think about heading to Verdmont, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The following table contains a list of attractions nearby.

Attractions Near Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Shelly Bay Park -- 0.8 mi. (6.2 km) N Hamilton Parish Bermuda
Verdmont Museum 0.9 mi. (4.7 km) S Smith's Parish Bermuda
Portuguese Rock Historic Site 1.1 mi. (6.2 km) SE 3.8 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Spittal Pond Nature Reserve -- 1.1 mi. (6.2 km) SE 3.8 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Jeffery's Cave GeoFeature 1.1 mi. (6.2 km) SE 3.9 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Winter Haven And Summer Haven National Reserve -- 1.3 mi. (7.3 km) ESE 4.5 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Watch Hill Park -- 1.4 mi. (7.4 km) ESE 4.6 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Abbott's Cliff National Park -- 1.5 mi. (6.3 km) NNE Hamilton Parish Bermuda

More Information

Hours

BAMZ is open daily fro 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and the gift shop is open from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.

BAMZ is closed on Christmas Day.

Cost

Admission into BAMZ is $10(USD) for adults, $5(USD) for seniors and children five to 12, and children under five get in free.

Location: 40 North Shore Road, Hamilton Parish, Bermuda

Phone

(441) 293-2727

Website

http://www.bamz.org/

 

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