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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 The Great Barrier Reef Show

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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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Special Adventures

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The Blog

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Main Lift Maintenance Works

20th February 2017

We are carrying out essential maintenance works on our main public lift from 20th - 24th February. For this duration...

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Quiet at the Aquarium

15th February 2017

After such lovely feedback about our Quiet at the Aquarium events we're opening our doors for another! In support of...

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Body Balance at the Aquarium is back!

9th February 2017

Here at the National Marine Aquarium we’ve very pleased to announce that as our last event went so well, we'll...

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Tentacle Week – Squid!

9th February 2017

Blog by Aquarium Host Callum With tentacle week just around the corner here at the aquarium, it got us thinking...

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Making a Shark Jaw!

3rd February 2017

A blog by Ross Monks In my first year of Product Design at Plymouth University, we were given a design...

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What to expect from our Teachers Evening?

24th January 2017

National Marine Aquarium 10th Annual Teacher’s Evening 2017 - Wednesday 1st February  Here at the National Marine Aquarium we are...

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