The Sharjah Aquarium opened in Al Khan Old area in 2008. Covering an area of 6500m², and consisting of two floors equipped with 20 water aquariums, each of which is filled with 1.8 million liters of water, it is the largest government learning center in the UAE.

Submerge yourself in the colourful, rich and diverse undersea world that is home to a variety of marine life native to the seas around us.

With over 250 species there is so much to see from the smallest clown fish and delicate seahorses to moray eels, rays and reef sharks. Take a journey underwater and discover everything from the larger ocean creatures to the smaller marine life to be found in the rock pools, coral reefs, lagoons and mangroves.

Opening information

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Entrance information

Entry Fees:
Adults: 20 AED
Children (6-15 years): 10 AED
Children (Less than 5 years): Free
Families (Parents +three children): 50 AED
Groups: 15 AED
Children’s groups: 5 AED

Children’s groups: 5 AED

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Contact information

Website
www.sharjahmuseums.ae/Inner-Pages/Our-Museums/Sharjah-Aquarium.aspx
Address
Al Khan Street; near Al Khan Fort
Sharjah,United Arab Emirates
Sharjah
PO Box 39939
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Phone
+971(6)-528 5288

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