Frequently asked questions

You need more information about the Aquarium?

Are animals welcome in the Grand Aquarium?

Unfortunately animals are not welcome in the Grand Aquarium.


What are the opening times?

Opening times vary according to the season. Please consult the calendar.


How much is parking?

Parking is free. It is open when the Aquarium is open.


What is the admission price?

Adult €14 Children (aged 4-12) €10.50


What is the minimum group size for a reduced price? 

Group rates are available for a minimum of 20 people.


Is there parking for motorhomes?

Motorhomes can park in the Grand Aquarium car park. Use the intercom for access. Overnight parking is not authorised.


Is it possible to visit the Grand Aquarium with a wheelchair or pusher?

The site is entirely accessible and on one level.


Do you lend wheelchairs?

Yes, book on +33 (0)2 47 23 44 57


How long does the visit take?

The visit takes from 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours.


What are the snack area opening times?

The snack area is open from the 6th July 2019 to the 31st  August 2019 where you can buy and eat ans snacks ( sandwiches, crips, ice cream, cakes etc.) ; Hot and cold drinks vending machines are also available in the reception area.  


Is it possible to enter and exit the Aquarium during the visit? 

Yes, as often as you like, on the same day and by presenting your ticket.


Is it possible to go to the shop without visiting the Aquarium?

The shop is open to all, even if you do not visit the Aquarium.


Is there a picnic area?

A shaded picnic area is available in the car park. There is a table for disabled people.                           


Is there a bike parking area?

There is a bike parking area near the reception area.                                                       


Is there a luggage service?

Luggage lockers are available for your personal belongings including helmets.   

Also for strollers.                                                                           


Can I cycle to the Grand Aquarium?

The “La Loire à Vélo” cycling route passes in front of the Aquarium car park.

Our offers

  • Book online !

    From 10,50€ to 14€ Adult, young and child tickets
    From the Loire river to overseas... Enjoy your trip !
    No specific date. Valid for admission the day of your choice according to opening times in the 2021 calendar.
  • Ticket Valid: until 7th November 2021 !

    Visit two attractions for a special price : Grand Aquarium de Touraine + Mini Châteaux park!