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Tickets for Oceanário de Lisboa: Skip The Line

One of the world's greatest aquariums overflows with ocean life

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Opening hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 20:00
  • Visit the world's best aquarium of 2017, according to TripAdvisor, and meet over 8,000 sea creatures from over 500 species (including a rare sunfish!)
  • Explore different ocean environments, with a mammoth five million liter main tank, and four additional habitats which recreate the seas of the Atlantic, Tropical Indian reefs, Pacific Ocean and Antarctic
  • Learn all about the Oceanário's conservation programmes and see how you can help make a difference with small changes to your everyday routine

Prepare for a day packed with aquatic discovery at one of Lisbon's biggest attractions! The Oceanário de Lisboa even includes a gigantic 5,000 m3 aquarium that makes you feel like you're walking on the ocean floor. It's home to over 8,000 marine creatures, and its focus on conservation and environmental responsibility means your visit will be as educational as it is awe-inspiring.

Even from the outside, Oceanário de Lisboa is totally unique – the award-winning building seems to float above a manmade lake like an anchored ship. As you climb the entrance ramp you'll spot Vasco, the Oceanário's mascot, before you take the plunge into this underwater world.

The main aquarium is so large that it gives the impression of a limitless open ocean, and is deep enough that you can observe the different creatures that thrive on the surface, 'pelagic' mid-level, and the 'bottom feeders' that call the seafloor home.

Surrounding this are separate habitats which recreate unique ocean ecosystems like the North Atlantic rocky coast and Tropical Indian coral reefs. Learn about practical steps you can take to protect endangered environments in your everyday life.

It's an inspiring undersea adventure the whole family will love!

Forests Underwater by Takashi Amano

'Aquascaper' Takashi Amano has created an artistic interpretation of the complex diversity of tropical rainforests - underwater. With musical accompaniment from Rodrigo Leão, this 40-meter-long aquarium holds 160 thousand liters of freshwater and creates a magically mysterious viewing experience.

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What's included
  • Access to the Oceanário (permanent and temporary exhibitions)

Skip the line and show your smartphone ticket at the entrance of the exhibitions.


Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

Oceanário de Lisboa
Esplanada Dom Carlos I s/nº, 1990-005, Lisbon
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Additional info

Getting There

  • Metro: Red Line to Oriente
  • Bus: Lines 5, 25, 28, 44, 708, 750, 759, 782 or 794 to Oriente
  • Train: Alfa Pendular and Intercity trains, inter-regional and regional trains, and Azambuja line (Lisbon-Azambuja)
  • Boat: Transtejo boats to Cais do Sodré or Terreiro do Paço


  • Lockers are available onsite
  • Keep your ticket until the end of your visit
  • Explanatory texts are available onsite in English and Portuguese
  • Animals (including guide dogs) and plants can't be taken into the Oceanário
Mar 17, 2018
First Time use was awesome! Went to the Oceanarium in Lisboa, Portugal and saved a ton of time with Tiqets. We were a bit nervous when we walked up to the aquarium and saw a massive line and no markings for "Online tickets" so we were like "uh.. what do we do?" I felt semi-confident that my Tiqets would work, so we just moseyed our way past the crowd (two infants, one child, and two nervous parents) up the long ramp towards the entrance. I figured, "worst thing that can happen is they'll turn us away and point us in the right direction." After 5-quick dings of the scanner, and a friendly smile from the entrance attendee, we were free to experience the best aquarium any of us had ever been too! Thanks, Tiqets.
Mar 15, 2018
I would have expected more interaction, more sections.
Mar 9, 2018
All perfect.
Mar 6, 2018
It was very easy to enter Oceanario having bought the tickets from tiqets. No waiting in line, went straight in.
Mar 3, 2018
Great Otters ;)
Feb 21, 2018
Great experience!
Feb 19, 2018
The best oceanarium/aquarium I have ever visited!! Well designed and thought out, and genuinely seems to treat all the animals/fish well :)
Feb 13, 2018
A must see for everybody who is visiting Lisbon.
Feb 11, 2018
Great and relaxing experience
Feb 1, 2018
It’s worth the visit without rushing through it
Relaxing environment where you can actually seat and appreciate the aquarium and the species surrounding

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