Dolphin Aquarium in Irla

If you’re looking for something fun to do with kids in Mumbai, why not try the Dolphin Aquarium in Irla?  This little alcove is in the Mumbai suburban district, near Parle, and it is a perfect example of how the city has transformed itself dramatically in recent times.  The aquarium is built on an old dumping ground, but the land has been transformed into a quaint little aquarium and boating lake, surrounded by nature and wildlife, rather than trash.

The Dolphin Aquarium building is in the center of the lake, so when visitors arrive, they realize that they are on their own little island, surrounded by the beauty of water. There is a snack booth where kids can buy soft drinks, popcorn, and more. There’s plenty of seating arrangements to take in the view, and there’s also a toy train and a play area for the kids.  It’s perfect for an afternoon stroll and an educational outing.  Or, you may want to try visiting in the evening, when beautiful lights reflect off the water’s surface and transport you and your kids into a realm of fantasy!

Tel: 9892689668, 9322161228

Address: Irla Gauthan, Baji Prabhu Deshpande Road, Opposite Technical School, Next To Alfa Electronics, Irla, Vile Parle West, Mumbai, – 400056

Hours: Open all week, 10:00-21:00

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McCain KidsCentral 2012, World Trade Center, Cuffe Parade, 24-25 November

 KidsCentral Expo is back!! So on the 24th and 25th of November, head on over to the World Trade Center, Mumbai for loads of kiddy fun and family entertainment, buy funky products and see innovative services at this year’s McCain KidsCentral 2012.

McCain KidsCentral 2012 shall provide lots of unique activities, tons of exciting products and meaningful services for the children. The activities include music sessions by Music Together, ceramics by Make and Bake, snow play by Snow Wonder, board games by Traveler Kids, art and craft by Pidilite, photoframes and key chains making by Clay Foundation, painting by KidzArt, football by PIFA, video gaming by Epson, multi sport programs by Sporty Bean, pediatric health camp, storytelling sessions. Children’s products include clothes, bags, hair accessories bed and bath linen, books, toy and book library, musical instruments, jewellery, personalized stationary and gifts, iPad and iPhone covers, furniture, the very trendy Bolsa kids travel bags, organic foods, deserts, frozen yogurts.

Some of the services are financial advise by Beyond Life, quality entertainment through theatre by Kidz Connect, photography, hair styling salon for children and much, much more!. Shaimak Davar Institute of Performing Arts will have a stall for registrations and his troop will be putting on a performance for the kids. This exhibition is a great combination of established brands and services along with new and upcoming entrepreneurs.

McCain KidsCentral 2012 will also brings to you ACK Media with their Tinkle Comics and the entire Amar Chitra Katha series. Kids, your favourite characters – Dora the Explorer, Ninja Hattori and Sponge Bob SquarePants will be waiting for you at Ganko Opticians at the McCain KidsCentral 2012 Expo. Chota Bheem will be there too, to spend the whole day with you, taking pictures and shaking your hands.

Name : McCain KidsCentral 2012
 Date:24th and 25th November, 2012
Venue: The World Trade Center, Cuffe Parade,Mumbai
Website: http://www.kidscentral.co.in/
 Time : 10am – 7pm on both the days