Acquario di livorno is committed to ensuring that its public is able to enjoy important and entertaining experiences, developing display itineraries that are exciting and full of surprises, a fantastic journey to accompany all our guests in their exploration of the sea and its secrets.
Acquario di Livorno approaches to the world of education, catering a multilevel and multi grade offer of educational activities, created by the Educational Department of Costa Edutainment S.p.A., following the principle of educational entertainment and privileging a deductive approach to learning.
Activities range from guided tour to themed tours, from didactical laboratories to the special "Behind the scenes" tour, each one fulfilling to the Acquario di Livorno's mission to increase environmental awareness to protection and knowledge of the environment (in particular the marine) among general public and young generations.
Activities are held for minimum 15 paying persons.
A new area on the first floor dedicated to insects, amphibians and reptiles where the blue of the deep sea gives way to the green of the forest: you can admire the chameleon, the poisonous dart frogs, the stick insect, the horned frog, the hissing cockroach, the iguana and much more.
NEW DIDACTICAL OFFER 2016/2017
- GUIDED TOUR ACQUARIO DI LIVORNO + NEW EXHIBIT (INSECT, AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES) dedicated to Kindergarten, Primary School and Secondary School I° and II°
- GUIDED TOUR "THE SEA OF THE LITTLE" - a special guided tour dedicated to children of Nursery and Kindergarten.
- THEMED TOUR "MISSION EVOLUTION" dedicated to Primary School (from the IV° Class), Secondary I° and II°
LABORATORY "SCIENTISTS AT THE MICROSCOPE" dedicated to Primary School (from the III°), Secondary I° and II°.
The spectacular replicas of the different environments make of Acquario di Livorno the perfect place for learning: teachers can guide their classes in analysis and study of special topics related to marine environment.
In respect of the educational and environmental awareness that distinguishes Acquario di Livorno, students will be active participants in observing, comparing and thinking with the aim of raising in them a proactive behaviour towards environmental conservation and protection.
Our Educational and Cultural Department aims to be an authentic reference point for all teachers intending to include a visit to the Acquario di Livorno in their annual teaching programme, offering visits with experts and projects with workshop activities.
During the course of each project, students are able to investigate a range of topics by means of direct experiences using special instruments.
COMBINE THE ACTIVITIES AND FIND THE BEST SOLUTION FOR YOUR CLASS!
Are you a teacher? You will have the opportunity to create a taillored visit choosing and combining different activities, that can be found in the Educational Brochure 2016/2017.
Activities take place in groups of minumum 15 paying people.
Upon reservation for school groups, Acquario di Livorno is open every day of the year.