Visit the National Marine Aquarium
We are a conservation charity. By visiting us you are helping to protect the marine environment, whilst having a great experience at the Aquarium.
For 2017 we now offer three tiers of tickets.
Complete pricing information
Open Daily 10:00–17:00
Last entry 4pm
Open Daily 10:00–16:45
Hot Food 11:30–14:30
- 10:30 – Rockpool Feed – Plymouth Sound
- 11:00 – Shark Show – Atlantic Ocean
(Feeds on Monday, Wednesday Friday)
- 12:00 – Coral Show – Great Barrier Reef
- 13:00 – Eddystone Talk – Eddystone
- 13:30 – Octofactor – Biozone
- 14:00 – Dive Show – Location is Day Specific
- 15:00 – Octofactor – Plymouth Sound
- 15:00 – Shark Show – Atlantic Ocean
- 16:00 – Coral Show – Great Barrier Reef
“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”
GilesAndrews2014 – London
“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
“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
“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
“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.”
25th July 2017
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24th July 2017
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24th July 2017
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12th July 2017
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11th July 2017
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5th July 2017
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