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Ruijslaan 92, 1796 AZ De Koog, Texel, The Netherlands
+31 222 317 741
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Must visit when on Texel

Tripadvisor ranks Ecomare as the top attraction to visit at Texel and I couldn't agree more with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leuven, Belgium
A very nice experience.

This rescue center for seals is well worth a visit. They not only show you seals that are rescued... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Kieldrecht, Belgium
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (8 reviews)
“sea life” (8 reviews)
“all ages” (5 reviews)
Ruijslaan 92, 1796 AZ De Koog, Texel, The Netherlands
+31 222 317 741

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tripadvisor ranks Ecomare as the top attraction to visit at Texel and I couldn't agree more with this top position. Ecomare is a center where wounded seals and porpoises are treated and after their recovery are released back into the wild. But the center is...More

Thank CarolienBAC
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This rescue center for seals is well worth a visit. They not only show you seals that are rescued and waiting to be put free again but they also tell you the uderwaterworld of the "Wadden" The aquariums with local fish and the explanantions with...More

Thank JBlommaert
Reviewed 19 October 2017

What a great place. You can see the seals and the whales very close. There are also a few spots were you can see the little ones. The ones that are rescued from the sea. Very good photo moments up close. The staf explains everything...More

Thank Wim v
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

A nice place on the island where you can go with your kids. They can learn a lot about sea life. Very friendly people. Enjoyed our visit.

Thank CemilCakir
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Withrespect for the animals, nice set-up. "Show" was nicely arranged; no Disney type arrangements. Very nice to visit with kids.

Thank SwizerlandRoisindubh
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Was skeptical at first but am now a convert. Great place to learn about the sea, the animals that need protection and the wildlife around the waters of Texel. Of course also a great place to learn about their efforts to save the seals without...More

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I was very impressed by this place. They take in and sick seals little mammals and help them. See what they are doing and who they are helping Touching when you see the blind seals who have been given a second chance just swimming around.

Thank Daniams
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Came here with our niece and nephew on a rainy day and we really really enjoyed it from the live animals to the static exibits. Kids did not want to leave even after 5 hours as they wanted to go round again. Food in the...More

Thank Normthefisherman
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great job taking care of sick and stranded seals to prepare them to get set free once again after recovery.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We have been there to see the see lions and its really good to get real close with them. If some thing to improve - the bassins and the outdoor area is a bit "functional" and not real nice when it comes to the bassins....More

Thank Joerg K
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