Marine Aquarium and Museum, Kota Kinabalu

2.9
#3 of 6 in Museums in Kota Kinabalu
Science Museum · Hidden Gem · Specialty Museum
Learn about marine life at Marine Aquarium and Museum, a cultural institution showcasing different aquatic ecosystems and their inhabitants. With a good collection of creatures and plants displayed in natural-looking tanks--including sea turtles, mangroves, and tropical fish--the facility offers a particularly good option for younger visitors, who may be unable to explore the island's underwater areas in the wild. The site offers a wealth of information panels and interactive experiences. The facility is linked to the local university, as it is a leading research facility detailing different ecosystems, the dangers they face, and what can be done to protect them. For Marine Aquarium and Museum and beyond, use our Kota Kinabalu trip itinerary maker app to get the most from your Kota Kinabalu vacation.
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  • 2 big aquariums and few small aquariums. one of the big aquarium got one HUGE fish that amaze me and my family. Besides aquarium, there are also a marine museum for educational purpose. Just a...  more »
  • Nice and interesting aquariums. A bit small and expensive tickets. 70 RM for our family of four. We spended about 1 hour and saw everything. Sponsoring local business! Also bit weird that restaurant....  more »
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  • Take my family for a visit here. It is a fun place. Not crowded. Maybe because it's weekdays. Kids loves it. Will come back again for sure!
  • It's a good underwater life experience for the kids. Yet it's still not much to see & the entrance fee is a bit pricey. It's a good place for the kids to learn the importance of taking care of the environment & our ecosystem.

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