With alligators and sharks galore, fearless kids will love these awesome Playmobil aquarium sets, but don’t worry – if sharp scary teeth aren’t their sort of thing, there are plenty of fluffy baby seals and funny little turtles to play with instead. With full-on aquariums to the creatures that live there, it’s all here.
Why go to the zoo when you can bring it to you with this animal-tastic set? Using the handle, kids can carry the take along zoo wherever they like and easily set it up in just a few moments, so they’re never far from splashing and swimming with the marine life in the pool.
Fill the tank and watch in awe as the adorable sea lions perform amazing tricks and stunts, leaping through hoops, diving back in again and even balancing balls on their noses – wow! Set the visitors down in the underwater viewing area and they’ll feel like they’re swimming with the beautiful fish.
Where do all the kids race to once the trip is over? The gift shop, of course! The best part is picking a cute plush, toy, or souvenir to remind you of all the magical animals you got to see. This shop also serves food, and you can even try catching starfish from the pools!
Simply snap the aquarium wall pieces together to make an exciting new enclosure of your own, then collect other sets and construct a wonderful exotic enclosure full of magical fish, jellyfish, and crabs. Make it extra pretty with plants and decorations, add in some excited spectators, and let the fun begin.
With 4 sweet penguins to look after, it’s safe to say that you and the zookeeper have your fins full. The set comes with everything the raft needs though; a fun pool to swim and explore in. and plenty of delicious fish to fill their tummies.
Kids are bound to have a ‘whale’ of a time playing with the Playmobil Orca Whale. Part of the add-on series, this beautiful marine mammal is designed to be used with the other sets and accessories, and is sure to become one of the most-loved attractions for the crowds gathering to see him at the park.
The splish splash cafe is a great gift idea for tiddlywinks who enjoy playing ‘storekeepers’. Made for ages 4-10, it’s sure to be a kit they won’t tire of for years to come, and includes the store structure, 2 figures, lots of yummy food items, a menu sign and so much more.
STOP….it’s hammertime. No terrifying tank is complete without the fearsome Hammerhead Shark. This neat pack comes with a mom and baby duo; the cute babe is sure to attract many visitors, because who can resist a sweet little one? The pair are designed to be used as accessories to other main playsets.
How ‘tentacool’ are these guys? Girls and boys will watch in utter amazement as, as if by magic, both of the 8 legged creatures change color when they become immersed in water – now that’s a spectacle anyone would love to see. Add the octopuses to other playsets for even more fishy fun.
Careful, because things are about to get snappy around here. Perfect as accessories for other Playmobil aquarium sets, this pack comes with one adult and two baby alligators, and, like all moms, this leathery beast will snap at anyone who comes near her young as she opens and closes her huge mouth. Ouch!
These exciting swordfish are sure to ‘reel’ you in. Just like the ones in real life, they have the famous long, pointy sword-like noses and stripes going down their sides, and, as with other Playmobil packs, this one also features a baby figure. Add to other playsets for an extra ‘splashing’ time.
With movable fins, mouth, and tail, these darling dolphins are bound to amuse your children for hours on end. You could use these figures as toys for the sand and water table or add them to your Playmobil zoo. It’ll be tonnes of fun watching them learn new tricks and moves from the trainers.
Aren’t these guys just ‘turtley’ amazing? They can live in either land or water, so you can play with them wherever you like, whether that’s the huge aquarium tanks or other smaller playsets. The large turtle even floats in the water while her 4 babies follow behind.
If you’re looking to widen the animal variety your miniature park offers, then take a look at this wonderful pelican family. Included are 2 ‘mom and dad’ pelicans and 2 babies – the parents have gorgeous black and white wings while the babies sport neat gray beaks. They even come with their own rocky exhibit.
Use mommy seal to teach the tiny little pups how to swim and perform amazing tricks. Mommy comes with 2 pups, one white and the other a pretty tan color as she starts to develop her adult coat. Kids will love helping the adorable trio interact and perform, for sure.
Hope you’re prepared for lots of hard work and fun because this penguin family requires lots of care and attention. Their huge enclosure needs cleaning and refilling, not to mention all the fish they need feeding. That said, there’s nothing better than having fun with all the penguin babies!
Over on mysmallpotatoes.com you’ll find this super fun DIY aquarium. The kids can get involved with this one and even help build it with you. You can use jars, trays, sandwich containers or whatever you like to work together and build suitable habitats for your choice of marine life.
Every household has a cardboard box or two laying around, so why not make use of them with this ‘fintastic’ cardboard aquarium tutorial? Made extra sturdy by strips of timber and papier-mache, it’s bound to last through plenty of waves and crashes from the youngsters.
Stephanie at The Tiptoe Fairy brings you these magnificent light-up jar aquariums. Toddlers and kids of all ages are sure to love these, plus they’re tonnes of fun to make together. Included in the DIY is a free shopping list that you can take to the store or use to order everything online. Easy peasy.