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New York Aquarium

The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the US. Originally opened in Castle Clinton in Battery Park, Manhattan in 1896, since 1957 it’s been located on the boardwalk in Coney Island. The aquarium occupies 14 acres and boasts over 350 species…

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Changsha’s Seaworld

Next door to Changsha’s Window of the World, which we visited before, is Seaworld, a 100 acre aquarium and fun park. On the day we visited, hundreds of local elementary school kids were on hand to greet us – in English no less. Seaworld is…

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Haus der Natur

June 1, 2010 The Museum of Natural History and Technology’s Aquarium is considered one of the most beautiful aquariums in Central Europe. Its 36 tanks, the biggest one holding 10,000 liters of water, present the wonders of underwater life in vivid detail. The myriad of…