Aquarium Barcelona

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Aquarium Barcelona
Shark tunnel at the aquarium
Date opened 8 September 1995[1]
Location Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Coordinates 41°22′36″N 2°11′03″E / 41.37667°N 2.18417°E / 41.37667; 2.18417Coordinates: 41°22′36″N 2°11′03″E / 41.37667°N 2.18417°E / 41.37667; 2.18417
Number of animals 11,000[1]
Number of species 450[1]
Memberships AIZA[2]

Aquarium Barcelona (Catalan: Aquàrium de Barcelona, IPA: [əˈkwaɾium də βərsəˈɫonə]) is an aquarium located in Port Vell, a harbor in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

The 35 aquariums at the facility are home to 11,000 animals representing 450 species, and an 80-meter (260 ft) underwater tunnel. The Aquàrium of Barcelona is part of the Aspro Group.[1]

The aquarium is a member of the Iberian Association of Zoos and Aquaria (AIZA).


  1. ^ a b c d "Who We Are". Aspro Group. Retrieved 14 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Members". AIZA. Retrieved 14 May 2011. 

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