Bagh-e-Bahu Aquarium, one of the prominent tourist attractions of Jammu, is popular for rich aquatic species. There are 24 aquarium caves, which include 13 small caves housing freshwater fish.
The Project Aquarium cum Awareness Centre at Bahu Fort, Jammu was initiated during the year 1994-95 under the instructions of Lt. Gen. D.D. Saklani (Retd.) the then Advisor to Governor of J&K.
The aquarium was inaugurated on July 14, 2007.
The underground aquarium, subcontinent’s largest underground aquarium, also has a state-of-the-art equipment, a public gallery, museum, laboratory and a multimedia conference hall.
The entrance is designed as a fish mouth while the exit has been given the shape of fish tail.