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Address: Rope Walk | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LF, England
Phone Number: 44 1752 600301
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We have been here a lot and as my son has grown older he seems to enjoy it more and more. The staff are wonderfully informative and the children's birthday parties here are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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Devon, United Kingdom
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

A wonderful place to visit with the family. Beautifully laid out and well worth the money. Allow plenty of time to visit

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

I've been here quite a few times, as a child and now as a student. It's worth going if you haven't been, but it isn't as nice as some other aquariums I've been to (e.g. Gothenburg Aquarium). I can speak from experience that it is a lovely venue for a ball/dinner.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

We were three adults with five children of nine and under, so of course we started at the soft play area. It's like a big cage with places where children under 149 cm can climb, slide, jump, etc.. Always popular. After lunch in the adjoining café we went to see the fish. Well laid out, the aquarium takes you from... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

Went with our young baby who loved the lights, movement and colours. The Fire alarm went off during our visit but staff were thoroughly professional and we were back in enjoying the beautiful fish in no time. Fantastic value as you ticket entitles you to year round entry.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

If you are just making one visit then make the most of the day as for an hour or so it could be an expensive one. Stay for a few hours and catch all the little talks and shows. Feeding the sharks and cleaning the large tank ate worth it. To be fair it works out a lot cheaper if... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Weren't sure about this for the first 10 minutes...but it gets better and better! The Deep Ocean experience is amazing - sharks, sting rays and turtles swimming over your head and under your feet! Nice little café for snacks. Allow up to 2 hours for your visit. £43 family entry a little steep but actually well worth it. Enjoy!

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

my 8 month old loved it followed all the animals and my teenage brother loved it so the whole family had a lovely day saw animals we have never seen before I would of paid more for this attraction, fantastic day for the whole family will return the gift shop was well priced got 2 teddies for my daughter for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

The aquarium is good if you have young children as I'm sure you can spend a few hours there looking around at all the types of sea animals etc but for myself the aquarium was finished in an hour. For the money you pay there isn't a lot to see. I won't be going there again until I have children... More 

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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The entry price is quite expensive for a family of 3. While there are a lot of fish varieties the place itself seems quite limited in comparison to other aquariums we have visited. A lot of the walls were bare and the notices seemed temporary. Quite often the only information about the fish in a tank was on a laminated... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We have been here a lot and as my son has grown older he seems to enjoy it more and more. The staff are wonderfully informative and the children's birthday parties here are fantastic. Highly recommended.

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