“Getting to today, represented the work of 10 years breaking stone, touching all the forces that were necessary to achieve an objective, the construction of an aquarium at the height of the Mazatlecos and the tourism that is sought to attract”: Ernesto Coppel Kelly
Mazatlán, Zona Trópico, Sinaloa, Mexico, a; February 1, 2023.- “At the Gran Acuario Mazatlán Mar de Cortés we connect society with the Aquarium of the world, we are a space for reflection, which awakens the imagination, provokes emotions, inspires and generates a change of attitudes and wills to heal the planet” these words encompass the mystique of the new great Sea of Cortez aquarium and was the opening message that Rafael Lizárraga favelas executive director shared with the mayor of Mazatlán Edgar González special guests and the creators of this Great Marine enclosure headed by Ernesto Coppel Kelly Guillermo Zerecero Velo and the members of the Unión Mazatlán trust.
Ernesto Coppel Kelly, developer and main promoter of this project, during his message recalled that reaching today represented the work of 10 years breaking stone, touching all the forces that were necessary to achieve an objective, the construction of an aquarium the height of the Mazatlecos and the tourism that is sought to attract.
“But here we are about to open this magnificent work, which will surely be a catapult for North American and national tourism. We have suffered a drop in North American tourism over the years with the competition we have from other destinations, and because we have not built quality, to have that market that we have lacked, but the Aquarium with its offer, which will be spectacular, we are going to achieve it in the first two years of opening, we are going to see an increase in the flow of tourists in Mazatlan ”.
Coppel Kelly announced that it will be on March 30 that the new great Sea of Cortez aquarium opens its doors to the public, being the promoter and generator of a new tourism to Mazatlan.
In his speech, the mayor of Mazatlán Edgar González Zatarain, who did after the presentation of a documentary that narrates the experiences that had to be lived and that give life to each wall of this monumental Aquarium, commented the following:
“As he said, in March it is open to the public, that we can show it off as MazatlecoS, that as a government we can feel proud that we have a place like this, iconic, and above all that we have offers like this and many more to come.” . There are many Mazatlecos like Amado and others, who are betting on this and I think that right now it is important; I congratulate you, I appreciate what is being done for Mazatlán, as an authority I do it, personally in the same way, so I feel proud of this great work, on this occasion congratulations, congratulations to the entire team, and to all those involved in this and I reiterate my commitment to continue contributing and collaborating in whatever we have to do”
The documentary entitled “El Camino para hacer realidad” produced by Adrián López and directed by Isaac Arangure tells the story of a visionary man, who thinks about his city and how to make it grow in its economy through tourism, through culture, Through education, Ernesto is accompanied by his great friend Guillermo Zerecero and the best professionals in the world who share and apply their knowledge at the New Great Aquarium.