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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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Shabby

I visited a few years ago and although expansive, I enjoyed the visit. This time I found the first... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LocalBloke123
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Camborne, England, United Kingdom
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Annual pass recommended for locals

The only criticism I can give is there needs to be more information next to each tank about the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
VisitedIt
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
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“sea life” (103 reviews)
“large tanks” (56 reviews)
“octopus” (56 reviews)
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Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited a few years ago and although expansive, I enjoyed the visit. This time I found the first set if tanks drab and poorly kept with some empty. We continued to find ill kept and run down areas and the info signs were dreadful...More

Thank LocalBloke123
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The only criticism I can give is there needs to be more information next to each tank about the things in it, information is very sparse. This is a great stop for 2-3 hours, the talks are recommended and the staff are keen to chat...More

Thank VisitedIt
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must on any visit well planned out for everyone inc access Lots of changing stuff and the shark tank is brilliant

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Reviewed 5 weeks 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
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 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
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 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
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 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
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 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
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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
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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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