Ocean festival 2019, free weekend at Paris Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Dorée

For Marine Day and World Ocean Day, Paris Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Dorée organizes an Ocean Festival and opens for free form June 6 to 9, 2019. The occasion to discover the current temporary exhibitions and take part in conferences and workshops.

From June 6 to 9, 2019 it’s the perfect moment to go and discover the Aquarium de la Porte Dorée, Paris Tropical Aquarium. As a matter of facts, for World Ocean Day on June 8, 2019 the aquarium opens for free.

A wonderful family outing to discover the place’s fauna, the exhibitions and the entertainments pacing the day. These fosur festive days will also raise awareness about the preservation of the oceans and their inhabitants.

On the menu then, exhibitions, workshops, conferences, games, screenings and meetings with the 15,000 animals living in the aquarium.


The Forum de l’Océan, every day from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. with stands and workshops:

  • Cooperative board game on coral, “Maréco”
  • Sea and ocean wheel for a 360° immersion
  • OcéaNOcide, an installation reminding us of how urgent it is to find sustainable solutions against ocean pollution that jeopardizes its vital ressources
  • Investigation: an eye on the ocean

Immersive lecture on Friday June 7 at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Participative mural, all weekend long for kids from 3 to 5 years old

A tropical dance at Poisson Lune on Friday June 7, from 8 p.m., with a concert by Sanda & Alma and a DJ set by DJ S.A.B.

In other words, a golden occasion to discover and amaze your children, so discover the entire program now!

Manon C.
Last updated on 23 May 2019

Practical information

Opening Time
From 6 June 2019 to 9 June 2019



    293 avenue Daumesnil
    75012 Paris 12


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