Genoa Acquarium: 25th anniversary and news!
Best Western Hotel Metropoli is a modern and comfortable 3 stars hotel in Genova, close to the Aquarium, which celebrates its 25th anniversary!
Ideal location to spend a day with your family, Genova Aquarium is easily accessible on foot from the Hotel Metropoli with a short, scenic stroll through the "caruggi” (alleyways) of the historical center of Genoa.
In the occasion of the 25th birthday, this beautiful structure renovates itself by offering modern scenography and digital installations.
History and particularities of the Aquarium
Opened in 1992, each year it adds new species and new environments, for a journey that today, with over 2 hours of visit, makes you enjoy a variety of tanks with dolphins, seals, penguins, fish and reptiles, living in real ambience reconstructions.
One of the peculiarities of the Aquarium of Genoa are the four big tanks, visible from both exhibition floors: the seals, the reef, the sharks and dolphins one. In some of the tanks you can even dip your hands and touch the fish directly, in particular thornback stingrays.
25th anniversary: discover the news of the Aquarium
In honor of its 25th birthday, Genoa Aquarium renovates itself through new visit experiences and organizational news for events.
The Aquarium become a ship where visitors can undertake a full immersion trip to the discovery of the oceans. New incredible scenography, permanent installation of augmented reality with viewers to completely plunge in the deep, multimedia room with games stations where you can create your own ideal fish and weekly meetings with the staff of the Aquarium. These are the news launched in the 2017!
Inside of the building, international, Italian and local companies can organize big events like meetings, conventions, fashion shows, launch of products, gala dinner and more. Choose the innovative location of the Aquarium for your unique event!
So, what are you waiting for? Give yourself the Aquarium of Genova with the Hotel Metropoli special offer and discover the news!