Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World

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Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World
Date opened December 9, 2005
Location Pathumwan, Bangkok, Thailand
Coordinates 13°44′45″N 100°32′07″E / 13.7458°N 100.5353°E / 13.7458; 100.5353Coordinates: 13°44′45″N 100°32′07″E / 13.7458°N 100.5353°E / 13.7458; 100.5353
Floor space 10,000 m2 (110,000 sq ft)
Total volume of tanks 5,000,000 l (1,300,000 US gal)
Owner Sea Life Group
Website www.sealifebangkok.com

Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World (formerly, Siam Ocean World) is an aquarium in Bangkok, Thailand, the largest in South East Asia. It covers approximately 10,000 square meters (110,000 sq ft) with hundreds of different species on display in exhibits totaling about 5,000,000 liters (1,300,000 U.S. gal).

The Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World Bangkok aims to provide both entertainment and education to visitors. Through formal educational programs, the aquarium aims to promote an appreciation and understanding of the aquatic environment in line with the formal Thailand curriculum.[citation needed]

This venue practices dual pricing, where Thai nationals and expats pay around half the price that foreigners do.[1]

Oceanis Australia Group[edit]

The Oceanis Group was established 1993. Oceanis Australia Pty Ltd was the World’s largest aquarium owner and operator (by numbers of customers and volume of displays). The Group owned aquariums in Melbourne, Mooloolaba, Busan (South Korea) and manages the Ocean World Aquarium in Shanghai.[citation needed]

Oceanis group was acquired in 2011 by Merlin Entertainments, the worlds second largest attraction operator including Legoland and Madame Tussauds.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tickets". SeaLife Ocean World. Retrieved 14 February 2016. 

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