Find out how it all started
Story of Aquarium Pula
Meet Adriatic, Mediterranean, marine tropical, freshwater tropical, freshwater cold exhibit and also fragile area which supports extremely large number of fish and invertebrates Northern seas.
Care and conservation of endangered species
Protection of the most vulnerable Adriatic species
Aquarium Pula its development continuosly aims towards protection of the most sensitive and endangered Adriatic species together with public raising awareness.
Loggerhead turtles recovery in our Centre
Recovery of loggerhead turtles in our Centre in most cases lasts up to 6 months. Usually they are being admitted during winter period and after recovery we release them back to the sea (June - October).
Gallerion is a unique collection that has been developed over a span of
40 years, dedicated to showcasing the renowned Imperial and Royal Navy
of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, along with the significant historical
period of Pula, the Monarchy's main port. Following the prestigious
Vienna Military Museum, it ranks as the world's second-largest
collection and the foremost one in the Adriatic region.
Fortress Verudela, in which Aquarium Pula is located, is a part of Austro Hungarian defense system which represents peak of European fortification architecture of the 19th century.
Walking with butterflies
Witness the beauty of tropical butterflies in the seasonal exhibition "Walking with butterflies" and get to know their developmental cycle, dangers they encounter and many interesting facts on additional educational exhibit inside their housing
Exhibition is opened only in period from 1st June until 1st September.