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The Deep

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Tower Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 4DP, England
+44 1482 381000
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We had another excellent visit. Loads of interactive stuff to do tnat my grandson loved. He was so... read more

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Pat b
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Seaham, United Kingdom
Excellent visit.......

Loved this place~ especially the beginning when you feel you are in the natural history museum with... read more

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Woody16
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Located in Hull, The Deep is an award winning aquarium home to 3,500 fish including green sawfish, spectacular sharks, rays and a colony of Gentoo penguins. Journey through the story of the world's oceans travelling through a unique blend of spectacular marine life from warm tropical waters to the cold Antarctic seas. Enjoy the fun and educational interactive and audio-visual presentations on your voyage of discovery. Highlights include daily dive shows and animal presentations where you can see our divers hand feed the animals. Join in with our fantastic touch pool sessions at Discovery Corner at the Lagoon of Light and learn about some of the smaller native species to the UK shores. Visit The Deep's newest residents, a colony of Gentoo penguins in chilly The Kingdom of Ice and learn more about the threats to their habitat, issues surrounding climate change and ocean acidification as well as animal biology and food chains. Finally walk through the amazing glass tunnel and take in the stunning marine life swimming all around you, before taking a ride in the glass lift through the 10m Endless Oceans exhibit. Tickets cost: Adults £12.00 Children £10.00 Under 3s free Senior/student £11.00 Family of 4 £39.50 Family of 5 £47.50 You can save 10% by booking your tickets online.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Tower Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 4DP, England
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+44 1482 381000
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Reviewed yesterday

We had another excellent visit. Loads of interactive stuff to do tnat my grandson loved. He was so inspired by the different type of fish. Absolutely fantastic time by all of us.

Thank Pat b
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Reviewed yesterday

Loved this place~ especially the beginning when you feel you are in the natural history museum with all the fossils etc.... very well done. All the exhibits were clean and plenty of space to be able to see everything. Loved the tunnel section and the...More

Thank Woody16
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with my family and we loved the place and all the different fish and penguins and liked the history of fish also and environmental awareness issues. The only thing I will say this is not a day out trip as you can be round...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You honestly cant go wrong with this place! One of the better aquariums in the country and a wide array of animals. Also penguins!!! I mean if this isn't reason enough to go I don't know what is. We bought our tickets online to take...More

Thank Briggsylicious
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your positive review and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to ‘sea’ you again soon! Best Fishes The Deep Crew

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots to see and do, a great day out for the family. Restaurant has very reasonable pricing but there are also picnic areas if you want to take your own food. Have to pay for parking but then you can also take a look around...More

Thank Joanne F
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your positive review and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to ‘sea’ you again soon! Best Fishes The Deep Crew

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Weve been to the deep loads of times now, its about £40 for two adults and two children, booking online is cheaper and you can do it the day you go. Youre ticket lasts a year so you can go back for free anytime you...More

Thank Abi C
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your positive review and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. Best Fishes The Deep Crew

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a day out in hull and went to the deep and had a great time pity that the interactive item some didnt work but u cant have everything.More

Thank Adamsfamily34
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your positive review and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. Apologies that some of the interactive displays were not working but don't forget your pass is valid for 12 months from...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic place this is the second time we came and really enjoyed it staff were great and no fuss at sorting our tickets. , we needed a carers ticket and it was all sorted quick . Loved the penguins and talks on them . Also...More

Thank Vickydip
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your positive review and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to ‘sea’ you again soon! Best Fishes The Deep Crew

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Whenever we are in Yorkshire we feel a visit to The Deep is essential. This is not just a sea life centre or aquarium, it is so much more as they do a great deal of conservation work. Allow a good couple of hours for...More

Thank Kevin D
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Kevin, Thank you for leaving us your feedback. We hope to 'sea' you again soon! Best fishes, The Deep Crew

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third time visit in a few years, great day out, reasonable priced with option to return for free. Plenty of sea creatures including insects ! Recommend young and old

Thank matt l
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TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your positive review and we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope to 'sea' you again soon! Best Fishes, The Deep Crew

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skeggybaby
26 June 2018|
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Response from TheDeep-HU14DP | Property representative |
Hi! Obviously this can depend on the day but as a general guide for a quieter experience we do suggest visiting outside our busy periods of 11am and 3pm. With Thanks The Deep Crew
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Dave C
6 April 2018|
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Response from traceyjaynewilson | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is wheelchair friendly
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JanJenkins2016
3 April 2018|
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Response from TheOuchPoucher | Reviewed this property |
There are stairs available, but the lift is brilliant and enhances your trip and I get vertigo badly and petrified of heights, but I can easily handle the lift!
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