In the basement : a fascinating collection of the fish and invertebrates that live in the Bay of Biscay displayed in 24 aquariums with over 150 species including sharks, saw fish and the guitar ray.
On the ground-floor : all about the history of fishing in the Bay of Biscay.
Navigation instruments, historical collections and explanations of tuna fishing and whaling by Basque fishermen. In the cetaceans gallery skeletons of whales, killer whales and dolphins are on show.
On the first floor : get a panoramic underwater view of the seal pool and the amazing turtle cave.
The seals pool is located on the terrace overlooking the entire Basque Coast.
Don't miss feeding time at 10.30am and 5pm.
|Museum of the Sea||Plateau de l'Atalaye||05 59 24 02 59||Museum of the Sea|