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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Sketching for Sea-renity

27th September 2016

Half term is just around the corner and we think it’s the perfect time of year for some family fun!...

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Doug Allan at the National Marine Aquarium

20th September 2016

On Saturday 22nd October, working alongside the Community Seagrass Initiative, the National Marine Aquarium is excited to host well known...

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Come get your Spook on!

12th September 2016

Here at the National Marine Aquarium we’re creaking open our cabin doors for an eerie night of tricks and treats....

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A Conservational Win!

5th September 2016

You understand that at the National Marine Aquarium we are all about the ocean and its conservation. So any good...

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Waterfront Awards 2016!

2nd September 2016

Hello everyone, Every year the city and The Herald host an array of awards dedicating to showcasing the achievements of...

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Spotted Eagle Rays!

1st September 2016

So by now you’ve heard about our spotted rays, but how much do you know about our little wonders? Well...

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