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National Marine Aquarium

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Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
+44 1752 600301
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Well it is so big alot of different tanks in there. Really enjoyed walking around and taking alot... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sarahcN1300FP
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Southampton
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Not worth the money and needs major TLC

I paid £16 each for tickets online so we really expected a good day out with my toddler and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Holly R
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
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“sea life” (102 reviews)
“large tanks” (56 reviews)
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Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well it is so big alot of different tanks in there. Really enjoyed walking around and taking alot of photos.

Thank sarahcN1300FP
Reviewed 1 week ago

I paid £16 each for tickets online so we really expected a good day out with my toddler and friend.. I made sure I got fast track tickets as with that being an option and a weekend we didn't want to queue. After over paying...More

1  Thank Holly R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant place! We travel up from Cornwall with our 60 year 1 children every year and are always pleased with the level of support and care received from staff. Each class of 30 had a tour guide (who were very knowledgeable although one perhaps needed...More

Thank Lala L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This aquarium is one of one of the best. There is so much to look at and learn. In my opinion, I’d say that you would only want to say for 2 hours maximum. It is truly magnificent looking at all of this marine life.

Thank Townymia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having three young grandchildren to look after, as it was a wet day we decided to take them to the Aquarium in Plymouth. Strange that it is next to Plymouths very big fish market. What a fantastic experience for not only the children but grandparents...More

Thank Weddingtrip147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The aquarium is a great place to visit and has a lovely location. It is fairly quick to get round if you don’t have little kids taking their time going round.

Thank balee8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great aquarium. Lots of species to see, three big tanks and many smaller. Jaw-dropping colorful tropical fishes and lobsters, big sharks and stingrays possible to view from under and above. We had a great time. 4 hours and we could stay for longer. Definitely we'll...More

Thank Michal S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk to the aquarium round the seafront, great to see the fish up close. Lots of info, lovely couple of hours.

Thank mohammed611
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out for all the family with plenty to do and see. My 5 year old granddaughter was absolutely blown away with everything she saw

Thank Christine I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Thursday 21st so was quiet. All exhibits fantastic as always but managed to connect with 2 of the employees at different times doing talks. Kept kids captivated for ages as well as being educational. Stopped off at grandsons favourite place for him to...More

Thank 1966StGeorge
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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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