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Matlock Bath Aquarium & exhibitions

#4 of 15 things to do in Matlock Bath Features Animals
110-112 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NS, England
+44 1629 583624
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Interesting visit

Interesting place and information regarding the history. Plenty of fish, unusual and interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
rward777
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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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Perfect for little legs

Plenty there to keep an inquisitive 3 year old busy for half an hour. And the entry price was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MrsAirlie
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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110-112 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock DE4 3NS, England
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+44 1629 583624
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting place and information regarding the history. Plenty of fish, unusual and interesting fish in the ex swimming pool. You can feed the fish, be sure to take 50 pence pieces for the fish food dispenser. Spent around 30 - 45 minutes there. Cost around...More

Thank rward777
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Plenty there to keep an inquisitive 3 year old busy for half an hour. And the entry price was fantastic too.

Thank MrsAirlie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Loved this little attraction and its a bargain. Petrifying well lured us in! Fed the fish, enjoyed the aquarium and holograms.

Thank clairegoldsmith
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not expecting much as the price was £2.90 each, but were pleasantly surprised. The aquarium is small but there is a good variety of fish and my personal favourites Axolotls. The carp in the thermal spa pool were good and you could feed...More

Thank Kim_Pete7049
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As I'm typing this I still can't believe how cheap this place is, the kids loved it and it cost about £2 each! Make sure you go if your in Matlock.

Thank Kev H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend it's only 2.90 per person. Get to feed koi which is 50p then straight into the arcades lol

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very reasonable entry fee which includes various museums and acquarium. In high street so easily accessible. Suitable for all ages.

Thank Jeanette020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited here before but we both thought that in the meantime there has been something of an up grade. The fish in the aquarium were well presented, the koi carp in the Victorian swimming pool were well and the holograph exhibition was interesting...More

Thank Lovajolly
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the aquarium on my birthday with our 9 month old. It wasn't expensive to get in and our daughter was fascinated by the fish and loved feeding the koi. There isn't a massive amount to see but it's a good place to...More

Thank steff1_2
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my children came here and we loved every second it. We really enjoyed feeding the fish and seeing all the different colours of the fish. Will definitely be returning

Thank bikergirl567
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fdeabill
Where is the best place to park to visit your aquarium please?
18 March 2017|
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Response from pete w | Property representative |
There is a pay and display car park at the train station at the northern end of the village. Full details can be found on our website
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kellyjellybabie
How much is it to get in ?
22 April 2015|
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Response from pete w | Property representative |
The entrance fee is £2.90 each, this is the same price for everyone. But children aged 4 and under are Free.
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