Lyon is only a short distance from the ocean as the crow flies, or rather as the fish swims. Discover fish from the world, from the rivers of Europe to the Indian Ocean, from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and from African lakes.
Open from Wed. to Sun.: 11 am-7 pm. School hols (zone A) daily: 11 am-7 pm. Ticket office closing at 6 pm. Closed on Dec. 25th and Jan.1st.
The Aquarium of Lyon
7 rue Stéphane Déchant - 69350 La Mulatière
More than 5000 fish; 47 pools for nearly 300 species from freshwater and saltwater all around the world, something to turn the heads of spectators. A fun and educational discovery, naturally fascinating.
At the Aquarium of Lyon, boarding for a fabulous diving, feet dry, to discover the impressiveness of the sea.
4 spaces: Temperate Freshwater, Tropical Freshwater, Sea Water, 5 Senses room and Shark Pit.
Temperate Freshwater Room: Start with a walk in Europe observing carps, trout and cat fish…
Tropical Freshwater Room: Fancy a trip to Africa or America? Go to the tropical freshwater room and meet piranhas, turtles and crocodile fish…
Sea Water Room: Be bloawn away by the extraordinary multicolored creatures living in seas and oceans : clownfish, angelfish, moray eels…
5 Senses room: Discover the strange, the tiny and dangerous. Put all your senses to understand the nature’s fragility : touch pool, tropical storm simulation…
Shark Pit: straight right to the reunion and dive through a rocky fall with sharks, rays guitar and many other species….Discover the Australian baby sharks.
Let's take a drink or enjoy a waffle admiring the panoramic view on the “Confluent” and satisfy your taste buds before keeping on your journey to the tropical sea…
Open from Wed. to Sun.: 11 am-7 pm. School hols (zone A), daily: 11 am-7 pm. Ticket office closing at 6 pm. Closed on Dec. 25th and Jan.1st.