Curacao Sea Aquarium

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As an island, it is easy to understand why marine life is such an important subject. The Curacao Sea Aquarium is more than your typical aquarium. In fact,it is one of the only aquariums in the world that uses an open-water-system, which means that seawater is continuously pumped in.

Sea Aquarium allows visitors the opportunity to view a variety of sea life, and tours and presentations are available. Some opportunities to touch the creatures are even presented.


Located in the southern outskirts of the vicinity of Willemstad, 3.3 miles southeast of Otrabanda, Curacao Sea Aquarium happily welcomes local customers and travelers who are lodging in this part of Curacao. Regardless of whether or not you are staying in the vicinity, you are free to stop by for some fun in the sun. It's southeast of Willemstad.

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of eateries to choose from in the community around this aquarium The most convenient place to eat to Curacao Sea Aquarium is Hemingway Beach Bar & Restaurant, which serves Cuban dishes. It's just around a few hundred yards from Curacao Sea Aquarium, so stop by and place your order. Mambo Beach and Cabana Beach are some of the other refreshment choices nearby. At Cabana Beach you and your party will be able to sample International meals and experience the flavors of Curaçao.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find other places of interest nearby, including Saliña Fiesta Park, which is within driving distance in the vicinity of Willemstad. You might also want to think about making the trip to Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo, which is another attraction in the area.

Aquariums are a great attraction to visit, but there's more to visit in Curaçao. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Curacao Sea Aquarium
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Saliña Fiesta Park -- 1.6 mi. (4.8 km) NNE 3.0 mi. East of Willemstad
Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo Other Attraction 1.9 mi. (2.7 km) N Willemstad
Landhuis Zeelandia Historic Site 2.2 mi. (2.8 km) N Willemstad
Fort Beekenburg Historic Site 2.4 mi. (8.2 km) ESE 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
The Money Museum Yotin Kortá Museum 2.7 mi. (0.0 km) NW Scharloo
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 2.8 mi. (0.5 km) NW Downtown Willemstad

More Information


The cost of admission into the Sea Aquarium is $20(USD) for adults, $10(USD) for children between the ages of five and 11, and free for children under the age of five.

Location: Bapor Kibra z/n , the vicinity of Willemstad, Curacao


(999) 461-6666




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