Polaria is a perfect arctic knowledge experience and one of Northern Norway's most popular attractions. Welcome to the most northern aquarium in the world!
Polaria is the most northern aquarium in the world and really popular destination in Tromsø. Here children and even inquisitive adults can learn a lot and have fun at the same time. Polaria is perfect chance to discover hidden marine life and it is your exclusive possibility to study life below the Arctic ocean.
Design of aquarium building represents blocks of ice that have been pressed up on earth by the stormy seas of the Arctic.
Polaria has one huge and numerous small aquariums. All the aquariums are populated by northern species like fish, shellfish and plants from the surrounding oceans. Polaria is one of two places in Europe where you can see the bearded seal within touch.
Here you can see, feel, experience and recognize why marine life and life on eath depends completely on each other. Moreover, there are interesting exhibitions, panoramic cinema, gift and souvenir shop. Polaria fairly sutable for the whole family.