AquaDom & Sea Life Center, Berlin

AquaDom & Sea Life Center, Berlin

Located in the Sea Life Center aquarium, that forms part of the Radisson Blu Hotel in Berlin, the Aquadom is the largest acrylic glass cylinder in the world. It has a built in glass elevator called the Glasernen Elevator that takes visitors on a journey through one million liters of sea water and different species of tropical fish.

The Aquadom has a height of 25 meters and a diameter of 11.5 meters. It was opened for public viewing in 2003. The glass elevator is a hollow part in the middle of the cylinder. The aquarium was designed and built by the International Concept Management Inc. The Aquadom cylinder was made by the American firm, Reynolds Polymer Technology. It has over 2600 fish of over 56 species. The fish are fed daily with 8 kilograms of fish food. The feeding and cleaning is performed by four full time divers.

The Aquadom and Sea Life Center is a recreation venue with a purpose. It not only gives hours of enjoyment to visitors but aims to spread awareness about the different endangered species of marine animals. There are visitor guides available that give visitors details of the many species of fish that swim within the acrylic dome.
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Sight Name: AquaDom & Sea Life Center
Sight Location: Berlin, Germany
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: Berlin for Kids Walking Tour  

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Famous Religious Sights Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km
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Travel Distance: 3.6 km
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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km
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Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.2 km

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