What tends to make the mall distinct from other malls in the sultanate is that it has the region’s biggest aquarium spread more than eight,000sq m.
Built by Al Jarwani Group, Mall of Muscat has numerous attractions which includes Novo Cinema with 14 screens and more than 200 retail outlets.
Another attraction is the Snow Park covering more than five,600sq m at the third level. It will be opened at a later stage.
Addressing a press conference, Mahmood Mohamed Ali al Jarwani, chairman of the Jarwani Group stated, “We are satisfied to have a mall that caters to each require of folks in the nation – from buying to entertainment and dining.
“We will open the Snow Park later this year as a surprise.”
The Oman Aquarium has 92 acrylic panels amounting to a total weight of 81 tonnes. It has numerous fascinating exhibits which includes a stroll-by means of tunnel.
It is spread more than 3 floors and functions a demi-tunnel operating by means of element of the primary tank. It has more than 30,000 marine creatures in addition to 1,000 varieties of fish.
The aquarium is filled with 3mn litres of water, an official from Mall of Muscat stated.
Information Source: Muscat Daily