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Aquarium Musee d'Arcachon Details

There are many things to do in the town of Arcachon in France and one of these is visiting the Aquarium Musee d'Arcachon. This aquarium and museum in one offers a great sea spectacular that will surely delight any visitor, especially those that have kids.The museum part of the Aquarium Musee d'Arcachon covers the geological, zoological, paleontological, historical and archaeological aspects of marine life. Oyster farming has even been ventured into in the museum. The aquarium side, on the other hand, is responsible for uncovering some of the most extraordinary species of local creatures of the sea in Arcachon, including crustaceans, mollusks, fishes from the sandy beds as well as green turtles. The 36 tanks of the aquarium hold seawater, the volume of which totals to 55,000 liters. Visiting this museum-aquarium, which has been working with the labs of the University of Marine Biology since 1867, is definitely one of the most worthwhile things to do in Arcachon that you can include in the plans for your visit.

Address: 2 Rue du Professeur Jolyet, 33120 Arcachon, France

Phone: +33 5 56 83 33 32