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Address: Marine Parade, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1BE, England
Phone Number:
+44 1934 613361
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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SeaQuarium Weston-super-Mare is an all weather family attraction committed...

SeaQuarium Weston-super-Mare is an all weather family attraction committed to creating a fun and hands-on atmosphere for all ages to explore the amazing underwater world.SeaQuarium showcases a range of species from around the world in 8 different zones with over 30 exhibits including a Tropical Reef Zone with Puffer fish, Lionfish and Eels, a Rainforest River Zone with Piranha and baby Freshwater Stingrays, also what is found right on our very own doorstep including an amazing underwater tunnel, providing visitors with a closer look into the depths of our oceans, an open top display Ray Zone that allows visitors to take a closer look at these graceful creatures where you can also see our baby Thornback rays swimming in their Ray nursery.To encourage you to delve deeper, explore SeaQuarium with our Discovery Trail Quiz for kids and big kids alike! If you've ever wanted to know what an anemone feels like or what a Mermaid's purse is, don't miss our touch pool interactions and other Hands On activities. You can get Hands On throughout the day and add a personal touch to your visit by creating a hand made souvenir to take home during our sea themed creative play activities.After your marine journey, why not relax in our Driftwood Cafe with spectacular views of the severn estuary. Please remember, our gift shop is your last stop for a momento of your visit and just in case you missed something on your first voyage, you can start your journey all over again with your ticket giving you all access into the attraction!

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Perfectly nice little aquarium, a little run down and shabby, but staff are friendly and fish look healthy. However it was freezing inside, literally colder than it was outside... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Kids badgered us to go back to the SeaQuarium, which we were a little reluctant to do as it was expensive for not very much! It hasn't changed and we shan't be taking them back again.

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Thank wheelerchris
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

SeaQuarium is a mediocre aquarium, just a breath away from being a pet shop or garden centre.The website describes it as having "10 different zones" with "over 30 exhibits" but that makes the place seem much larger than it is. I can only assume they class each small tank as an "exhibit". For £9.50 a ticket (standard adult) I'd expect... More 

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Thank Rhys D
London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly nice little aquarium, a little run down and shabby, but staff are friendly and fish look healthy. However it was freezing inside, literally colder than it was outside. We found a child goes free voucher so for 2 adults and a child we paid just under £20 which I felt was way too much considering we were done in... More 

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Thank sarahv70
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited here with my family on a quiet Sunday morning in December. Despite its slightly run down appearance from the outside there is surprisingly a lot to do inside and a lovely café overlooking the beach. What really set it apart was the interactive feeding session by the friendly and helpful staff which my boys loved and the staff... More 

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Thank Wang50
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit on a rainy day. My family and I enjoyed following the trail of questions and working out the answers. It is a small place and we were done within an hour but thankfully we did have some money off vouchers.

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Thank Poppet76
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28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We have just arrived back at our hotel in Weston following the Seaquarium torch tour. This was so much more than we expected. Included in the really reasonable price was tea, coffee or hot chocolate, chocolate cake, prizes and a loot bag each. The guide was fantastic.. really entertaining and funny. The staff were all in character for Halloween and... More 

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Thank Emma P
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

It's around £9 to get and in not 100% sure that's good value of money. What attracted us to go with my brother and young nephew was the advertisement of a Halloween special. The place was filled with Halloween decor and the staff were dressed up however there was no Halloween ambience. I think also that we were the only... More 

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Thank Chazatron
sheffield, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Well worth a visit. The café is good, the view across the bay is excellent, the staff friendly and most of all the aquarium is excellent.

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Thank alan w
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

I found this smallish collection of sea creatures & fish interesting and informative - maybe more suited to children than an "expert" eye. Staff friendly and happy to answer questions. Can re-visit during 48hrs to catch the "feeding times". bit expensive but I would recommend the cafe which is very good With sea views all around.

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Thank barkers2904
Worcester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This place is awesome, I could have stayed there all day, the staff were so nice with all there information and care towards the fish, it's a very well run place and the variety of fish is great, the other bonus is you can use your ticket all day so you can come back for feeding time, brilliant.

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Thank jean h

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