Information Covid-19 - Health pass

The Grand Aquarium de Touraine informs you

Following the latest government announcements dated 12 July 2021, the Grand Aquarium de Touraine would like to inform you that from 21 July 2021, it will be compulsory for all visitors aged 18 and over (for 12-17 year olds, from 1 September) to present a health pass at the entrance in order to visit.

What is the "health pass"?

When you arrive at the Aquarium, you must present us with a 2D-DOC or QR Code, in digital form (via the TOUS ANTI COVID application) or in paper form, a health proof, namely :

- Proof of your complete vaccination status, i.e. having received the two doses and having waited the updated 7-day period)
- A negative PCR or antigen test result less than 72 hours old
- A certificate of recovery from the Covid-19 infection (older than 11 days and less than 6 months)

Presentation of the Sanitary Pass

1. I prepare my health pass
2. My health pass is checked by the hostess, before I buy my tickets
3. I respect the barrier gestures throughout my visit


A safe visit

Our one-way tour route has been redesigned to ensure that traffic flows smoothly and at the right distance, so that you can enjoy a safe visit.

Pre-payment through our online ticketing system will reduce your waiting time and contact with our reception staff.
The duration of the visit (approximately 1h30) allows us not to set up a reservation process by date and time slot, the flow of visitors will be regulated at the entrance and at the ticket offices to maintain a physical distance between each family.

Please find below the sanitary instructions to be respected during your visit:

We wish you a pleasant journey, from the fresh waters of the Loire to the distant seas! 

The health measures for your visit :

Before your visit :

Before your visit, prefer the online prepayment with our online ticketing service.

At the box office, prefer the credit card payment and, if it's possible, contactless cards.


During your visit :

Mask required, from 6 years old.
Protection for all the staff

Respect for physical distance between families, possible during all the visit tour.

Hydroalcoholic gel at different strategic places and regularly in the visit tour. 


After your visit :

At a shop, prefer the credit card payment and, if it's possible, contactless cards.

Avoid the contact with the goods that you don't take with you.

An organized visit for your security

Toilets and contact areas disinfection during the whole day.

Visit tour discharged of non essential floor spaces for a fluid flow and with good distances.

Closing of risk areas.
The animations are stopped (public feeding and some aqua'fabriqs), synonym of gathering.

  • Book your tickets !

    Prefer the purchase of your tickets before your visit !

    To limit the checkin waiting time and the contact with our staff, prefer the prepayment of your tickets on our online ticketing.

Need more information?

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We are extremely busy, we do our best to answer each of you as soon as possible, we thank you in advance for your patience and kindness.