Amneville Aquarium (Aquarium d'Amneville)
An Amneville Aquarium entry ticket includes unlimited access to the aquarium’s exhibits. Visitors can explore at their own pace, strolling around the ponds and gardens, and spotting fish, rays, and jellyfish in the indoor exhibition areas. Highlights include the Submarine, where you can spot seahorses, barracudas, butterfly fish, and more; a shark tank; a touch tank with rays; and a special area devoted to the fish found in France’s lakes and rivers.
Things to Know Before You Go
While the majority of exhibitions are indoors, there are also walkways and play areas outdoors, so dress accordingly.
Plan around an hour and a half to visit the aquarium.
The aquarium is accessible to wheelchairs and strollers.
How to Get There
The aquarium is located in central Amneville, just a short walk from the tourist information office. Buses run to Amneville from nearby Metz, a journey of an hour and 10 minutes.
When to Get There
The Amneville Aquarium is open daily, but opening hours vary throughout the year. Weekends and Wednesday afternoons are always the busiest times; visit outside of these periods to avoid the crowds.
Family Fun in Amneville
Amneville Aquarium is one of a number of fun family attractions in the area. Nearby, Amneville Zoo is home to more than 360 different animals species including tigers, orangutans, hippos, and elephants. Walygator Parc has roller coasters and thrilling waterslides, while Snowhall is an indoor ski center.