|Atlanterhavsparken (1 Sept 2016 - 31 May 2017)|
|Monday - Saturday||11:00||- 16:00|
|Atlanterhavsparken (1 June 2017 - 31 Aug 2017)|
|Monday - Friday||10:00||- 18:00|
|Atlanterhavsparken (1 Sept 2017 - 1 May 2018)|
|Monday - Saturday||11:00||- 16:00|
The Atlanterhavsparken is one of the most particular Aquariums in Europe. The Aquarium is built into the coastal landscape at Tueneset, the coastline west in Ålesund. Study the large landscape tanks that unfiltrted shows life in sea along the Norwegian coast and in the Atlantic Ocean. This is the Norwegian Aquarium.
Through the day there are several activities, check the activityprogram. Be fascinated by the hectic activity in the largest tank when the diver enters to hand-feed the fish every day at 13 o'clock (from June - August also at 15.30). And try picking up a Starfish or fish some crab in the Activityroom.
The Aquarium has a spectacular outdoor area with a view directly to the Atlantic Ocean. In the spacious outdoor area there is a separate penguin park. The penguins is fed every day at 14.30. There is also a popular Waterplaypark and a gigantic Octopus sculpture, perfect for the children to play in.The newest attraction is the Sealbay with an underwater observatory that shows the seals life in a spectacular way. The Harbour Seals has the perfect home in Europe`s biggest sealpool. Almost six thousand squaremeter and fifteen million liters of fresh saltwater gives them the feeling of the real wild life, but still with free meals. Every day at 15.00 the feedingshow for the Seals takes place.
The aquarium has a cosy café perfect for lunch, coffee or cake while you enjoy the exciting view. In the souvenir shop you'll find lots of items you can bring home as a memory of The Atlanterhavsparken.
10:00 Aquarium opens (01.06 - 31.08)
11:00 Aquarium opens (01.09 - 31.05)
11:30-12:30 Open activity room with touch-pool and crab fishing (sat/sun
13:00 Divers feeding show
13:30-14:30 Open activity room with touch-pool and crab fishing
14:30 Feeding at the outdoor penguin park
15:00 Feeding of the Harbour Seals in the Sealbay
15:30 Divers feeding show (summer)
16:00 The Aquarium closes on monday - friday winter and saturday
16:00-17:00 Open activity room with crab fishing (Sundays + summer)
18:00 Closing time for the aquarium Sunday(and summer except
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adults||NOK 180.- admission|
|Children 3-15 years||NOK 80.- admission|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
Across Hellebroa towards Skarbøvik and signs for Akvariet.
Bus number 618 from St. Olavs Place. www.frammr.no (choose english language)
About 45 minutes walk from the city centre.
About 20 minutes bikeride from Ålesund city centre.
Ålesund Church was built in 1909, after the old church from 1854 was destroyed in the...
Unique glassworks with both a workshop, exhibitions and glassware for sale. Here you can...
By the beautiful harbour in Ålesund you can find the landmark Holmbua. The warehouse from...
The Art Nouveau Centre in Ålesund documents the town's unique architectural history with...
"Fiskergutten" - the fisher boy - is situated at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square. The...
Is located at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square.
Ålesund is today the town in Norway with most Art Nouveau buildings situated within a...
Is situated in the small "peace park" at Skateflua. In remembrance of all Norwegians who...
The town museum gives exciting insight into Ålesund's history through pictures and...
The statue "Bødkeren" is located at Haralds Torviksplass, between the Kipervikgaten and...
The Town Park in Ålesund was built at the west side of Mount Aksla in 1885, by Ålesund...
Statue located in the Town Park in Ålesund.
In Ålesund you can visit the Town Mountain and viewpoint Aksla. From this location there...
At the saga island Giske the remarkable Giske Church is situated. The 900 year old church...