Experience Breathtaking Sights and Sounds
Driving Marine Conservation
Two New Massive Lemon Sharks for 2016
The UK’s Largest Aquarium
The UK’s Deepest Tank

Visit the National Marine 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.”
Joshua N

Special Adventures

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The Blog

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Glow in the dark… Fish?

22nd June 2016

Blog by Aquarium Host Paul Botterill Recently scientists in the USA made an astounding discovery. Not only are there fish in...

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World Oceans Day

3rd June 2016

World Oceans Day is a global day on June 8th of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future. This...

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Slime Sleeping with Sharks Sleepover

1st June 2016

This May Half Term is Slime Week at the Aquarium, and to celebrate we're holding a very special, slimy Sleeping...

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Super Shark Summer

26th May 2016

Is it a bird? No! Is it a plane? No! It’s… a SUPER SHARK! This Summer at the National Marine...

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Family Slime Night

24th May 2016

Family Slime Night will give you a chance to explore the National Marine Aquarium after the busy crowds have gone...

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Pirate Weekend 2016

12th May 2016

Here at the National Marine Aquarium we love Plymouth's Pirate Weekend 14th & 15th May. We've got so much happening...

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