Close up with a keeper

Area n° 13 on the "Mankind and Shores" tour

Watch a video to discover what goes on behind the scenes at

The keepers are happy to talk to you about the animals and their habitats, reproduced here at Nausicaá. These specialists in aquatic species spend their days working alongside the animals, looking after their well-being and ensuring that they are in good health.

The "Close up with a keeper" activity is included with your ticket.

Just turn up at area n° 13 on the "Mankind and Shores" tour at the time indicated in the schedule of activities.

The Ocean Mag

Browse through our Ocean Mag

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Nausicaá forum on the deep sea

Faced with the threat of deep-sea mining, we must join forces to protect the deep seabed!

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What is the water column?

What lies beneath the surface of the ocean?


What do fish look like in the water column?

Depending on whether they live in open water or on the bottom, fish in the water column have a morphology adapted to their living environment.