National Aquarium of New Zealand, Napier

3.5
#1 of 17 in Parks in Napier
Observe creatures of the deep at National Aquarium of New Zealand. New Zealand's premier aquarium displays over 100 different exhibits, housing species from New Zealand and Australia as well faraway seas. Its 1.5 million liter (396,258 US gal) oceanarium draws the most visitors, with an underwater viewing tunnel that immerses you in the habitat of the fish. Make sure to check the hand-feeding schedule upon arrival to avoid missing the sharks and penguins enjoying their lunch. The onsite cafe serves light meals, snacks, and coffee made by qualified baristas. Put National Aquarium of New Zealand on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Napier road trip app .
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  • Recommend watching the penguins feed. Needs more interactivity and scientific descriptions. the tunnel was also cool  more »
  • This is a small Aquarium when compared to other countries or cities in the world. You would be able to complete a full tour of the aquarium within one hour. Sadly missed, was the opportunity to touch ...  more »
  • This is like Kelly Tarlto s in Auckland, but a but better laud out. It also has a kiwi enclosure. We were very happy to see the kiwi close up. Great value for money. You can spend anywhere from 45 min...  more »
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