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Address: Avison Way, Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2, Canada, Vancouver, V6G 3E2
, Official WWW website: vanaqua.org
The Vancouver Aquarium is the largest marine aquarium in Canada
. It is situated in Stanley Park
in British Columbia. In Vancouver Aquarium the visitors can admire up to 70, 000 aquatic animals. The Vancouver Aquarium was the first aquarium in the world to capture and display an orca. Today the visitors can admire belugas, dolphins and much more.
About the Vancouver Aquarium
Vancouver Aquarium is divided into several departments. The most popular of them is the Arctic Pavilion where you can observe belugas, as well as the Wild Coast Pavilion with dolphins, sea otters and many other marine species. In the Wild Coast pavilion, there are very popular touchpools where visitors can touch some of the British Columbian invertebrates. There are also pavilions which present the life in tropic areas – with expositions of rainforest snakes, caimans, sea turtles or frogs from Amazonian forests. The visitors can also enjoy the 4D cinema in Canaccord Gallery. For children, there is a number of games and programs designed especially for them.
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Last update: Oct 19, 2012 7:31:23 PM
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This information is provided by the community of TIXIK users and is waiting for confirmation by the owner. You should rather check the information at the offical website. vanaqua.org/ Special events and celebrations possible?
: birthday parties, weddings Most popular animals
: lion (Panthera leo), dolphin, killer whale (Orcinus orca), shark (Selachimorpha), octopus (Octopus vulgaris), butterfly, turtle, otter (Lutra), owl