The UK’s Deepest Tank
Experience Breathtaking Sights and Sounds
Driving Marine Conservation
The UK’s Largest Aquarium

Visit the National Marine Aquarium

Conservation

We are a conservation charity. By visiting us you are helping to protect the marine environment, whilst having a great experience at the Aquarium.

Ticket Information

For 2016 we now offer three tiers of tickets.
Complete pricing information

Opening Hours

Aquarium
Open Daily 10:00–17:00

Waves Cafe
Open Daily 10:00–16:45
Breakfast 10:00–12:00
Hot Food 11:30–14:30

How To Find Us

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National Marine Aquarium,
Rope Walk, Coxside, Plymouth
PL4 0LF

Call Us: 0844 893 7938

What's On Today

10:30 Rockpool Feed
11:00 Meet the Sharks
12:00 Crazy Coral Show
13:00 Eddystone Talk
13:30 Octofactor
14:00 Dive Show
15:00 The Shark Show
15:00 Octofactor
16:00 Snorkel and Friends

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“A stunning award winning building, a fabulous setting by The Hoe with the many good restaurants nearby. Great for all ages and ideal if weather not great”
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“Wonderful aquarium offering the family chance to see great variety of nautical /sea life in huge tanks. It's well laid out with loads for the kids to do. The aquarium cafe and restaurants offer great value for money”
Darren P – Taunton
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“Brilliant value for money and lots of lovely aquatic life. Loved the giant sea turtle and the aquarium offers great facilities for young and old. Disabled friendly.”
Teresa E – Penzance
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“Had a great family day out well worth the money lots to see and do and very educational for the children will go again very soon”
traceysherfs – Torquay
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“I love it, family love it!! Visited quite a few times this year to take advantage of the year pass. It's relaxing and enjoyable.”
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The Blog

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JJ the Heavyweight Lobster!

26th August 2016

Here's a short video introducing JJ, our new common lobster. If you want to come and visit JJ he's welcoming...

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Murder Ahoy!

23rd August 2016

Something smells fishy about the good ship Maria and it’s not just the port the boat has docked in. Tonight...

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STEMFest Family

22nd August 2016

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematical skills are taught as a fundamental part of a child’s educational development. Here at the...

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The UK’s first captive-bred Eagle Ray pups!

19th August 2016

Here at the National Marine Aquarium we are please to announce the birth of two new Spotted Eagle Ray pups....

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Fun at the Beach!

18th August 2016

Here at the National Marine Aquarium, our mission statement is to ‘Drive Marine Conservation through Engagement’. We feel we do...

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We found Dory, and here’s what we thought…

16th August 2016

The long anticipated sequel to the well loved Disney Pixar film Finding Nemo has now been released in cinemas in...

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