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Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium

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The Cobb, Lyme Regis DT7 3JJ, England
+44 1297 444230
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Very interesting and well laid out

I walked into the aquarium to pass some time on a wet Sunday morning. I found the staff extremely... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Julian R
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London, United Kingdom
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Feed the fish

For the price of this, it's pretty extortionate, £6 for entry and the aquarium itself is about the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alex C
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Presents local fish and marine life of the Jurassic Coast in an historic building on the Cobb. During a visit you can interact with the sea creatures. Enjoy the truly unique experience of hand feeding the mullet, holding a starfish and getting up close with lobsters and crabs.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“mullet” (466 reviews)
“lobster” (115 reviews)
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The Cobb, Lyme Regis DT7 3JJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I walked into the aquarium to pass some time on a wet Sunday morning. I found the staff extremely friendly and engaging and the displays informative, whilst not that large in space it took 45 minutes to go round and was very interesting.

Thank Julian R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For the price of this, it's pretty extortionate, £6 for entry and the aquarium itself is about the size of a moderate fish tank. However, for £3 extra you can feed a load of mullet fish which is a really cool experience.. we were given...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 2 days ago

At £6 for adults & £4.50 for kids, & £5 for OAP’s, this place takes less than 10 mins to walk around the length of the 2 roomed building & look at the exhibits. It was a complete rip off & a major disappointment. You...More

Thank sportybirmingham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting visit to marine aquarium and staff very helpful and enthusiastic. Would recommend this attraction especially to families with children of all ages and are able to feed the Mullet which was very cool.

Thank Archie D
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Nice little place, when I say little it’s small probably no bigger then my flat. They are a few tanks with fish in then a big tank at the back with mullet in which you can feed, my 5 year old daughter really enjoyed that...More

Thank Lia G
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We have known about the aquarium for a while but never ventured in until yesterday when my father suggested we take a look. We were welcomed by a lovely girl (studying marine biology) who let us hold a star fish. I’d never held a star...More

Thank Pgptravels
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Today we visited Lyme Regis, my husband had been many years ago and remembered the Marine Aquarium and wanted to show my son and I. We all loved the Marine Aquarium really interesting and informative. My son was amazed that all the fish came from...More

Thank marciegatsky
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely little aquarium with some brilliant dazzling fish! Was impressed by the strange and wonderful sea creatures. Was great to see the fish that could be hand fed! Also great little history part explaining about the history, detestation and rebuild of Lyme Regis! Would recommend...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I went to Lyme Regis as a birthday treat for my grandson who is three we had a walk across what they call the Cobb and found a rather interesting Aquarium so we went in Sebi loves looking at fish to our amazement they had...More

Thank damian10094
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Went in there for something to do with the kids and family got mugged for £40.00 just to see mullet ,crabs and lobsters Struggled to spend 15mins in there but thought we had to to try and get monies worth Definitely not worth a visit...More

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