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Mareis, Etaples

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Aquarium · Zoo / Aquarium
Mareis isn’t just any old aquarium--stop by for a fascinating look into the local maritime culture of sea fishing. You can discover a fisherman’s job and experience an immersion at the heart of the fishing from Etaples. Experienced guides such as former fishermen and fishermen’s wives wait to guide you through the site. View over 75 different species and more than 500 animals in the sparkling aquariums. As your adventure here comes to an end, make sure you stop by the tactile basin, where you can touch mesmerizing underwater creatures like skates and turbots. Arrange to visit Mareis and other attractions in Etaples using our Etaples trip itinerary maker website.
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  • We visited on Sunday 21st July with our 5 year old and 8 month old. The five year old thought it was fantastic! He especially loved the life sized mock up of a fishing trawler, where he could try out....  more »
  • We loved our trip to Mareis! We are a family from Yorkshire with kids aged 5, 10 and 15. This museum/aquarium is fab - housed in a fabulous old building which has been expertly utilised to display...  more »
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