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The National Lobster Hatchery is a conservation, education and research charity based in Padstow, Cornwall. We exist primarily to help conserve the vulnerable lobster populations and preserve the coastal marine bio-diversity of Cornwall and the...more
The people running this place are dedicated to trying to save the lobster population and improving their sustainability, so it is full of information about the life cycle of lobsters and interesting facts about lobsters.
Definitely worth a visit but won’t take you long to...More
The National Lobster Hatchery is a really small, but definitely worth a visit. Admission is only £10 for a family of 4 and I think it's worth every penny. They provide lots of interesting lobster facts and they have some really cool lobsters on display...More
Sounds daft but I really enjoyed this, the place is small but packed full of interesting facts , staff knowledgable and helpful, well worth a visit and some interesting lobsters ( there’s a phrase I may not be able to use again!!! ) , and...More
Was looking forward to visiting this place and learning more about lobsters and the work they do here to educate about sustainable fishing. It's only a small place and you won't be there long but I enjoyed it. It's worth it to see the huge...More
The National Lobster Hatchery is interesting...informative....worth a visit. If the world didn’t over fish the seas then this establishment wouldn’t be needed. But sadly there is a need. The team here are doing a worthwhile job maintaining lobster numbers. The baby lobsters a the stars...More
I have never visited the Lobster Hatchery before despite many previous visits to Padstow.
I was glad I cam this time however as the visit although short was interesting and informative and was very enjoyable for me and also my 3 year old Daughter.