It so happened that in the Ukraine the word "oceanarium " is associated primarily with numerous dolphinarium appearing everywhere in every major and not cities. But what is the оceanarium, really? First of all, it is, of course, a museum with live exhibits - the inhabitants of the seas and oceans of the world. Just this is our Kiev oceanarium "MORSKAYA SKAZKA", which opens its hospitable doors in autumn 2012.
The aquarium has a living collection of over 2,600 fish and aquatic invertebrates belonging to nearly 170 animal species. On an area of about 800 m² there are 50 aquariums with a total volume of 200,000 litersv
Immediately at the entrance visitors will encounter storm seas - the legendary pirate who on shaky bridge carries visitors in the first gallery of the exhibition - the inverted wooden ship. In the ports of the sunken ship the exposition cozy coral complex. Both hard and soft, colorful corals entire underwater forests grow in the 6-meter aquarium, located to the right of the guests. On the left a porthole - cold-water habitat with king crab and lobster.
From the ship we get to the underwater world - the tunnel, located at a depth of 2 meters under water. Of aquarium fish separates the viewer only acrylic glass thickness 8 cm Being in the tunnel is safe and extremely exciting - all the marine life is before your eyes.
You come out of the tunnel and before you even rows built a number of unique habitats - six aquariums with various aquatic organisms. Acropora corals, jellyfish, hrizipter flocks, fish and surgeons.
At the end of the hall eyes run from multi-colored "nemozony" - an aquarium with more than 20 kinds of clown fish (fish-Nemo, who became famous for cartoon and became favorites of all children).
Aquarium with jellyfish, fish-thinkers, several dangerous moray eels - all waiting for you in the following gallery of our aquarium. But the amazing sea horses, though descended from the pages of Russian fairy tales. Wise turtle (we live in the most graceful of these ancient amphibians - green sea) friendly winks from his aquarium. She is very sociable and likes to scratch her back.
Undoubtedly, one of the jewels of the oceanarium will be «touchpool» - an outdoor pool with sea stars and stingrays, which occupies the central part of the third zone of the total exposure.
Some of our residents are not only funny and colorful clown fish. The most venomous fish in the world - fish and fish-stone dog (puffer fish, a dish of which is the hallmark of Asian cuisine) will be waiting for you in their water homes to impress.
In the " MORSKAYA SKAZKA" each visitor can not only enjoy the atmosphere of a magical environment of the underwater world, but also to witness the daily show with exclusive water inhabitants - "Show of feeding sharks" and "show with mermaids." The holidays will pass fun activities with games and prizes and surprises.
Only " MORSKAYA SKAZKA" realize your childhood dreams!