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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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A must visit

If you are local this is great wet weather place for the children. Not only do you get to see all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sarah J
via mobile
Expensive and done in a hour to hour half

Thy put way any child activities (pencils chalk) at a table a hour before closing...it took 2mins... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sea life” (99 reviews)
“rainy day” (121 reviews)
“large tanks” (55 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
+44 1752 600301

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are local this is great wet weather place for the children. Not only do you get to see all the marine life but there are activities which my daughter loved. Lots of things to keep them entertained for a few hours.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thy put way any child activities (pencils chalk) at a table a hour before closing...it took 2mins literally to do....says 3 hours average to take...so unless u read everything on each wall...and certainly not possible with 2 children we been round looped back in hour...More

Thank foreverloyal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place to visit particularly with children. I regularly take me neice and nephew here for a couple of hours. The best age is probably from 6 upwards where things can hold their attention for a bit longer, plus there's a lot more for them...More

Thank Louisa W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with extended family for a day out on a Saturday as it was raining and some members havnt been before. I and hubby went not long after it first opened so we were hopeful it had changed a bit. Sadly not! After Weymouth...More

Thank Mummytheyummy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a really lovely time with family and little one here who was the most interested in sharks and trying to count teeth:) Will definitely come back as it is great and have all year entry... and I’m recommending;) Thanks for lovely Sunday afternoon.

Thank palmal1990
Reviewed 1 week ago

It proudly calls itself “The National Marine Aquarium”. I have been around many aquariums around the world and in Britain but I am sorry to say that, as they go, this is way down the list and hardly warrants the title. It is a huge...More

Thank TJA950
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn’t think there was a lot to see really. I remember it seemed bigger last time. Guy taking money at start was not helpful or even polite.

Thank 941suzyb1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been waiting for the right time to visit this attraction - school term time in late autumn when we almost had the place to ourselves and could indulge in the fantasy that the huge tanks were really the sea and we were part of...More

Thank Falconette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Plymouth several times and this was the first visit to the centre. Pricey but a consultation that you get a free pass to visit again within a year. The talks are great fun especially when the divers are in playing with...More

Thank Ade T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with our 1 year old son whilst holidaying in Cornwall. He loved every minute. It is superb. Great tanks and informative informal talks and more formal shows through out our visit. Excellent and would highly recommend!

Thank Douglas F
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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