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Bristol Aquarium

#28 of 206 things to do in Bristol Features Animals
Anchor Road | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5TT, England
+44 117 929 8929
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Ok but overpriced.

The title says it all ... 'ok but overpriced'. Similar price to the SS Great Britain but nowhere... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darrell F
Don't waste your money

Took our two kids to the aquarium, parking anywhere near was a nightmare. Cost us just over £40 for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CCTKone
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Armadale, United Kingdom
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“octopus” (81 reviews)
“sea life” (38 reviews)
“feeding times” (18 reviews)
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Anchor Road | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5TT, England
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+44 117 929 8929
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The title says it all ... 'ok but overpriced'. Similar price to the SS Great Britain but nowhere near the value. Could have more exhibits, but I suppose restricted on space. Interesting chat and feeding on seahorses. Just too much money for not a lot....More

Thank Darrell F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took our two kids to the aquarium, parking anywhere near was a nightmare. Cost us just over £40 for 2 adults and one kid as our youngest got in free (under 2). We thought it would be a good day out that would last a...More

Thank CCTKone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with wife and 2 year old daughter. Our daughter had a fantastic time looking at all the fishes. Was reasonable value, but only took an hour to get round it. Would have liked more for the price. It was a quite Friday morning...More

Thank Mark_Ridd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The children enjoyed seeing the range of sea life and reading the information. The cafe was ok. Gift shop expensive.

Thank Royal36
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is average and small aquarium had few nice things, not so big with fewer exhibits then i thought.

Thank Pall Æ
A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My two year old was entertained for hours. Bathrooms had changing tables, the place was gorgeous, and cappuccinos at the cafe inside were good.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to see but not much to do, but they do have feeding times you can go watch. The gift shop is a little pricey too. Great advantage to this place is you can use your entry ticket as many times as you want in...More

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BristolAquarium, Front Office Manager at Bristol Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi AMGull, Thank you for taking the time to review the aquarium. I'm pleased to hear that you took advantage of your all-day tickets because of each of our talks and feeding shows are different from each other so there's lots to see and learn....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good place to start your day in Bristol childrens friendly do visit lot's of restaurant near by. Highly recommended

Thank Orchard2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a lovely place and wheelchair accessible great for the family good to go if weather not good we had a great time

Thank 521sandra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent about 90 minutes here one morning. We were very pleased. It was laid out well, the tanks were fun to look at, clean and the fish looked we looked after. We went in term time and it wasn't busy. We had a kid...More

Thank Joanna381
BristolAquarium, Front Office Manager at Bristol Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and you found everything to be accessible for all in your group. It's great to hear feedback from different areas so that we can fully understand the visitor journey...More

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Naylyan
31 May 2017|
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Response from wiseguy4reel | Reviewed this property |
Hope this helps: Standard (13 yrs+) £14.75 (Standard Admission) £13.28 (Online Price) Junior (3-12 yrs) £9.75 (Standard Admission) £8.78 (Online Price) Child Under 3years Free (Standard Admission) Free (Online... More
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Stevebuster
12 March 2016|
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Response from BristolAquarium | Property representative |
Hi Stevebuster, Thank you for your question. At the current time we do not offer any reduced concession rate for foster carers, only for full-time students with an NUS card, over 60s, and people with disabilities (who may... More
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Jasminehextall
10 January 2016|
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Response from BristolAquarium | Property representative |
Hi Jasmine, Thank you for your question. The length of time for a visit is completely variable depending on your level of interest. Some visitors like to walk through in 45 minutes to an hour and some like to spend a few... More
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