This spectacular Penang aquarium
and fisheries research centre (also known the Fisheries
Research Institute), located off Jalan Batu
Maung provides a good view of the marine life to be
found in Malaysia tropical waters.
Visitors get to experience an
walk-through experience in an underwater world separated
by glass where they can view the Fisheries Dept Research
spectacular and colorful marine life and the underwater flora. There are also separate displays of
special and exotic fishes and their underwater
environments and habitats. The facility is designed to
be educational and there are interactive exhibitions for
school children whereby excursions are been organized to
this tourist attraction during the school holidays.