• Afraid of the dark

    Afraid of the dark

A 100,000-litre “silurium”

Plunge into a nocturnal lifestyle in an obscure atmosphere. See large sheatfish swimming around a wooden bridge modelled on the Bir Hakeim bridge by the Aquarium’s team. Watch eels coming out of their hiding places. 

  • Deep zones in the Loire river
  • “Silurium” capacity: 100,000 litres of water
  • Water temperature: 18°C
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The species in the “Afraid of the dark” exhibit