Sleeping with Shark Sleepovers

Sleeping with sharks aquarium sleepover is an exciting opportunity to see what happens in the underwater world around us. The experience is ideal for parties, group bookings and family memories. Our sleepover experiences are engaging and let you know what you can do to help preserve the fantastic marine environment and how we all have a part in helping to keep it safe.

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday 11th April
  • Saturday 15th August
  • Saturday 24th October
  • Tuesday 29th December

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The evening plan

  • Arrival from 6:30pm – ensure you have had tea/dinner before you arrive
  • Introduction & activities start from 7:00pm
  • Twilight tour – a chance to see what the fish get up to at night!
  • Games in the exhibits
  • Big screen movie in front of the Eddystone Reef tank
  • Midnight snack
  • In the morning, a light breakfast is provided in our Ocean View cafe
  • Depart at 10:00am

Further information about Sleeping With Sharks

Our Ocean Gifts shop can be opened on request. All of our sleepover hosts are DBS checked. All children attending should have with them a signed Parental Consent Form, which we will supply at the time of booking. Toilets/changing areas are single sexed. Alcohol on site is strictly prohibited.

You will need to bring with you;

  • Something to sleep in (not pyjamas in case you need to get up in the night)
  • A sleeping bag & pillow
  • Roll mat or blow up air bed
  • Don’t forget your toothbrush!


Public Sleepovers:
Child (age 5+) – £40.00
Adult (age 16 +) – £30.00
Please note that these events are specifically done for children but that all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Group Sleepovers (Including school, scouts and brownies)
If you book for 50 or more children you can have your own private group sleepover.
Children (age 5+) – £30.00 each
Adults (age 16+) – £30.00 each
For every 10 children you pay for we will allow 1 free supervising adult.

Contact us
Tel: 01752 275219
Email: sleepingwithsharks@oceanconservationtrust.org

Event Details

Overnight at the Aquarium
Throughout 2020
6:30pm to 10am the following morning
See ticketing page for prices
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