- 1 hour (Approx.)
- Mobile ticket
The Aquarium was built in 1966 by Captain Francisco Ospina Navia, who was engaged in the commercial fishing of sharks. It has a collection of marine fauna, exhibited in 13 tanks and 15 glass aquariums, more than 100 species and 900 specimens including invertebrates and marine vertebrates including fish, birds, reptiles and mammals. It also has Tayrona Museum.
- Entry/Admission - Rodadero Sea Aquarium and Museum
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Rodadero Sea Aquarium and Museum
8:30am until 3:00pm: High Season: It is considered from 15th Dec until 20th Jan, Easter Holiday and from 15th Jun until 20th Jul.
9:00am until 2:00pm: Low Season. It is considered any day not mentioned above
Visit: Rodadero Sea Aquarium and Museum, Santa Marta, Santa Marta District, Magdalena Department
The Rodadero Sea Aquarium and Museum is a public aquarium and a maritime museum located in the Inca Inca cove in front of El Rodadero beach in Santa Marta, in northern Colombia. It was opened in 1965 by Captain Francisco Ospina Navia.
The aquarium is part of the National Network of Museums of Colombia and part of ACOPAZOA, the Colombian subsidiary of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Accessible mainly by boat, the aquarium has 13 swimming pools with direct connection to the Caribbean Sea, and 15 glass aquariums containing more than 805 animals including sharks, sea turtles, dolphins, sea lions, crustaceans, fish and seabirds. 98% of which are native to the area. The aquarium also contains a museum section that displays dissected specimens and nautical equipment, as well as an exhibition that focuses on the pre-Columbian culture of the Taironas and its connection to the sea.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.