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National Marine Aquarium

#12 of 171 things to do in Plymouth Features Animals
Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
+44 1752 600301
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Good for all ages

The marine aquarium is very well situated for tourist to not only visit the aquarium but also the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Anne M
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Holiday visit April 2017

Well organised and displayed Refreshments available Parking nearby Parties/groups catered for A... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mrsmoothie2005
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
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+44 1752 600301

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Reviewed yesterday

The marine aquarium is very well situated for tourist to not only visit the aquarium but also the historical Barbican, and Plymouth Hoe, a really lovely day out especially if the weather is a bit iffy

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well organised and displayed Refreshments available Parking nearby Parties/groups catered for A little expensive in my opinion but worth a visit for sure

Thank mrsmoothie2005
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went with my family. Cost over £60 for a family of 5. In my opinion it was overpriced for what it was.

2  Thank Veritas_73
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went on a rainy day (Monday 14th) which might explain why it was rammed with young children, indeed it felt like a creche at times, with toddlers crawling along the floor! Some good exhibits, but the labelling is worn in places and needs replacing. Also...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 3 days ago

I don't think I can imagine a better aquarium. I enjoyed the smaller tanks of coral reef fish etc and it's good to see those smaller fish close up. Even though we visited in August it wasn't too crowded so you could get right up...More

Thank S17London
Reviewed 4 days ago

What an amazing aquarium one of the best I've ever visited. Loved the shark tank, could've spent hours in there! The staff were helpful and knowledgeable

Thank NikkiLouP
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took our granddaughter today, the aquarium its self was good, but the shop is a rip off - literally. My granddaughter took a fancy to one of the nemo's, so we bought one for her priced £7.99, we were charged £11.99, I questioned this...More

Thank flintclan
Reviewed 5 days ago

Expensive if you go as a family but one could spend the whole day there so it's probably value for money. There is so much to see and it's quite interactive.

Thank jude59595959
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed three hours here with our daughter and granddaughters. The talks were interesting and easy for the children to follow. Lots to see. It was very crowded the day we visited. It was expensive for us all to visit. Probably the best Aquarium we...More

Thank haphol12
NationalMarineAqua, Public Relations Manager at National Marine Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're really glad you enjoyed a long visit with your family, and thank you for your review. We're pleased the talks/shows worked well for the children. We hope you all visit again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a really poor experience at this venue this last week. As a family of 3 adults and 3 children you can appreciate our ticket was quite an expensive treat, at £86.80 We expected the venue to be busy due to the poor weather....More

Thank CaronP2T
NationalMarineAqua, Public Relations Manager at National Marine Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to feedback so comprehensively about your visit. We are really sorry it wasn't more enjoyable for your family. We will pass this onto our general Manager and can only apologies you've not had a response to your email yet, if...More

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Jillsullivan
26 July 2015|
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Response from NationalMarineAqua | Property representative |
Hi Jill, Thanks for your message. Prices below: Family (2 adults and 2 children) £43.00 Adult (16 -59) £14.75 Child (4-15yrs) £10.75 Senior/Student £11.50
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