• Taraporewala Aquarium

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    Taraporewala Aquarium


    Place To Visit


    Mumbai

    Taraporewala Aquarium

    The oldest aquarium in India, it is also one of Mumbai's most popular tourist destinations. Locals visit this location with their families, and many children go here during field trips from school.



    Why to visit this place

    The oldest aquarium in India is located in Mumbai, at Taraporewala Aquarium. In 1951, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the country's first president, opened Mumbai's Taraporewala Aquarium.You will find an oceanarium with a variety of species when you enter the Taraporewala Aquarium in Mumbai. 

    Additionally, there is an amphitheatre with about 50 seats. Children who visit this location prefer to play in the touch pool. Enjoy a fish spa to relax if you've had enough of exploring the city and going to this location. You can see many gorgeous freshwater and marine species at the Taraporewala Aquarium in Mumbai.

    There is a 12-foot-long tunnel made of acrylic glass. You can enjoy your visit by petting the fish in the pool there. You may be spellbound by the aquarium's stunning fish population.

    More than 350 different types of fish inhabit the touch pool. It's an excellent setting for kids to learn and advance their education. The aquarium is the ideal location for a picnic lunch.

    Timings at Taraporewala Aquarium:

    Monday is Taraporewala Aquarium's weekly off day. However, the location is open from 10 AM to 8 PM on the other days. The Taraporewala Aquarium is open from 10 AM to 9 PM on Sundays, the second and fourth Saturdays, and on holidays.

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    How to reach Taraporewala Aquarium?

    Taraporewala Aquarium is accessible by taxi, bus, or train. Charni Road or Churchgate train stations are the closest. From either of the train terminals, you can then take a cab or bus to go to the museum.

    What hotels are near Taraporewala Aquarium?

    Hotels near Taraporewala Aquarium: (1.62 km) InterContinental Marine Drive-Mumbai, an IHG Hotel (2.45 km) The Oberoi Mumbai (2.36 km) Trident Hotel

    What restaurants are near Taraporewala Aquarium?

    Restaurants near Taraporewala Aquarium: (0.11 km) Green Onion (0.11 km) Dark Temptation (0.11 km) Liberty Juice Center

    What attractions are near Taraporewala Aquarium?

    Attractions near Taraporewala Aquarium: (0.17 km) Eros Cinema (0.85 km) Mumbai Magic - Private Tours (1.01 km) Grand Mumbai Tours




    Special Tip:

    People above the age of 12 must pay a 60 yen entrance fee. Children's tickets (above 3 and up to 12 years old) cost 30. Students, government workers, and tourists with disabilities must also pay a fee of INR 30. Additionally, the fee for retired government workers is INR 40.




    Location

    Open Time : 10:30AM to 8:00PM

    Entry : paid

    Address : Taraporewala Aquarium, Girgaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra

    Phone : 022 2282 1239

    By Shivam Singh

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