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Shanghai Ocean Aquarium

Shanghai Ocean Aquarium

Shanghai Ocean Aquarium

Shanghai Ocean Aquarium (1388 Luijiazui Ring Road, Shanghai) — immediately adjacent to the Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai Ocean Aquarium was opened to the public in 2002 and has a total built-in area of 20,500 square meters. The facility contains 9 different thematic zones, boasting a collection of more than 450 species of aquatic animals from far and wide. It’s one of the world’s biggest man-made aquariums with ocean water, and also the world’s only aquarium with a China Zone devoted to the life and ecology of the reaches of the Yangtze River. Admission: RMB 160 (adult), RMB 110 (child) Hours: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm (daily). See the Aquarium’s website for more info: www.sh-aquarium.com