is one of the units under the control of the Phuket
Marine Biological Center, the Department of Marine
and coastal Resources and the Ministry of Natural
Resources and Environment. The aim of the aquarium
is to provide knowledge on the diversity of fresh
water aquatic plants, fish and coastal and marine
life.It is also a source of marine scientific
news and information.
exhibition of underwater life is displayed in
tanks which are as beautiful as the natural environment;
including sandy beach,rocky shore,coral reef and
the hall,the display is divided into 2 sections,fresh
water plants ,fish and marine creatures.
water aquatic plants and animals.
water aquatic plants and fish are displayed in
cylinders. 10 tanks. Freshwater aquarium to display
the electric eel, electric catfish, etc.
display of Touch pool is inhabited by shallow
reef creatures such as sea cucumbers and sea stars.To
learn and understand more about these animals,visitors
may gently touch these creatures.In the 110 ton
tank,the giant cods are attracted to the viewers.weight
more than 100 Kg. The Aquarium is self supporting
and non profit,depending on visitors and donations
to maintain its facilities as well as expand its