The largest cylindrical aquarium - AquaDom

This largest cylindrical  acrylic glass aquarium is filled with about 900,000 litres of seawater and contains 2600 fishes from 56 species. The height is about 25 meters, high cylindrical formation stands on a 9 meters elevated platform, with over 11 meters of diameter and is located at the lobby of the Radisson SAS Hotel in Berlin, Germany. 

The AquaDom was opened in December 2003. It cost about 12.8 million euros and was constructed by the U.S. company, Reynolds Polymer Technology. The outside cylinder was manufactured on-site from four pieces; the inside cylinder for the elevator was delivered in one piece. 

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