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.


Curacao Sea Aquarium is situated in the general vicinity of Otrabanda; it is to the southeast of Willemstad.

Nearby Restaurants

There are plenty of restaurants to pick from in the region nearby Curacao Sea Aquarium Hemingway Beach Bar & Restaurant, which serves up Cuban food, offers convenient access to this aquarium. The restaurant is a brief ways away, but far enough that you might decide to make plans for taking advantage of a viable means of transport to get there. Also nearby, you and your group will come across options such as The Green House Restaurant and Cabana Beach where you and your party might eat some International food and experience the Curaçao culture.

Nearby Attractions

Additional local attractions include Saliña Fiesta Park, which is within driving range in the vicinity of Willemstad. You might also want to think about making the trip to Landhuis Chobolobo Country Mansion, which is another attraction nearby.

If a visit to the Curacao Sea Aquarium isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

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
Landhuis Chobolobo Country Mansion 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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