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Blue Reef Aquarium


Opening hours

Open daily from 10am

Last Admission March to October 5pm
November to February 4pm

Closed on Christmas Day only


Tel. +44 (0)1637 878134


Situated on Towan Beach in the centre of Newquay, opposite the famous island, the Blue Reef Aquarium is a stunning visit. Be amazed by the local marine species from the Cornish coast to hundreds of tropical species in the gigantic ocean display complete with underwater tunnel.

With over 40 living displays featuring fascinating marine life from around the world, Blue Reef has plenty to offer all visitors.

Blue Reef is family friendly with under 3's admitted free and Family Tickets available. The aquarium is baby-friendly with changing facilities, it's accessible for push-chairs, and multi-level displays mean even the smallest family members get a great view.

Access for all: Blue Reef Aquarium is undercover and easily accessible for wheelchairs. Please contact us for more details. Please use Beach Road to access the Aquarium ensuring that you avoid steps.

Blue Reef Aquarium, Towan Promenade, Newquay, TR7 1DU.


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