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Mevagissey Aquarium

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Mevagissey Harbour, Mevagissey PL26 6QU, England
+44 1726 843305
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A little gem

It would be unfair to describe the building as uninspiring, because it is not. It is however "of an... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bultaco56
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Atherstone, United Kingdom
Free but please leave a donation.

Not a shark reef or dolphinarium! The fish seem well cared for. Cleaner than some of the big places... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Domivegas
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Sheffield
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“local fish” (45 reviews)
“lobster” (39 reviews)
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Mevagissey Harbour, Mevagissey PL26 6QU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It would be unfair to describe the building as uninspiring, because it is not. It is however "of an era". You either love history or not. Do not however be put off by the outside as the inside is great, with exhibits at eye level....More

Thank bultaco56
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Not a shark reef or dolphinarium! The fish seem well cared for. Cleaner than some of the big places i have visited. 10 minutes will do it!

Thank Domivegas
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The aquarium consists of half a dozen very large tanks and shows all the fish you could expect to see in the local area, including a very large conga eel. there are signs and pictures so it is easy to identify the many species on...More

Thank bonnieDevon
Reviewed 30 October 2017

you have to have a look around here, but a donation is a must after what you will see, tanks of fish and such like.

Thank andrew e
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is small but a really good place to go especially with small children. It is free and they enjoyed being able to see the fish very well. You give a donation and I think it is worth it to keep things like this going.

Thank hovenden
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a free attraction. Only a handful of tanks but a great addition on our walk on the harbour. We visited here twice in the same week. The man in their very friendly and knowledgable and genuinely nice to talk to. Always happy to...More

Thank Jo S S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Crabs lobsters fish great place to visit for a donation! Loved reading about the local wildlife from the harbour!

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This free to enter; one roomed Aquarium was never going to blow anyone away. That said.... the girlfriend and I both enjoyed it there (her second visit) and it is well worth a visit if you're in Mevagissey. They have a few different types of...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Very small aquarium but some great species of fish etc. It’s free to enter, however a donation is liked. Very educational and highly recommended in my opinion.

Thank OneChrisGreen
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I came across this little aquarium on one side of the harbour at Megavissey. Entrance is free, but a donation is encouraged. There were 2 large tanks to either side & 2 at the end that you could peer down into. I am not a...More

Thank a-lady-traveller57
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morrisjoannerob
16 March 2017|
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Response from Marina D | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I know it is open from 10.00 am until 5.00 pm most days, but that may begin from the beginning of April. Sorry I cannot be of any more help as I live in Bristol and have only visited myself.
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