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Driving Marine Conservation

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.”
Joshua N

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The Blog

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Our 10th Annual Teacher’s Evening!

18th January 2017

There are some really exciting events happening at the National Marine Aquarium this term, especially aimed and teaching and education...

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A Valentine’s Meal with a difference…

10th January 2017

On Tuesday 14th February we're going to be getting romantic... Want to do something extra special this Valentine’s Day? Do...

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Tentacle Week Half Term Fun!

5th January 2017

This February Half Term we will be celebrating all marine creatures with tentacles! From the 11th to the 19th of...

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Christmas Closing Dates

22nd December 2016

Please be aware that the National Marine Aquarium will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. We will be open...

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Our Christmas Craft Activity Booklet!

21st December 2016

Tis the season for festive fun, and while we’re sure your little ones will have a lot to keep them...

Wellbeing from the ocean feature

Wellbeing and Relaxation at the Aquarium

7th December 2016

By Oleta Forde There is truly nothing more relaxing than watching fish swim around a tank. There are many ways...

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