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Address: La Vallette, St Peter Port GY1 1AX
Phone Number: 44 (0)1481 723301

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Good for a rainy hour, not much else

Visited this recently. Was explained to me that an amount of renovation was being undertaken in preparation for the summer season. I don't mind this. However, I felt the... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
emuslushy
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
69 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Visited this recently. Was explained to me that an amount of renovation was being undertaken in preparation for the summer season. I don't mind this. However, I felt the actual aquarium was really like a glorified fish shop. The information signs above the tanks need reprinting, or the lights fixing as they were difficult to read. Some of the signs... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Ive spend 20 years driving past the Aquarium I've always wanted to go in but for some reason I've never had time, so when i had two weeks off with my 4 year old son i thought perfect timing and headed on down. What a let down, empty tanks, dirty water, a distinct lack of fish. To call it an... More 

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Luton, Beds
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Decided to visit this place following a recommendation from the lady at the bus kiosk . There was a wealth of history around the German/Guernsey connection which was great . The staff were friendly and at £6 it was was worth every penny .

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

the location was good once you found it (poor signposting). The exhibits were good but perhaps the tickets were a bit overpriced.

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Wellington, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

very interesting, although they were trying to get ready for the summer season with a new tank being built and a lot of placards telling you the names of the fishes were either missing or in the wrong place. no toilet facilities there, but some a short distance down the road

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Springfield, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is a very small aquarium, with quite a few empty exhibits and a lot of missing labels. Still, it was worth seeing, because it is in tunnels originally dug in the 1860s to supply the fort above it and then greatly expanded by the Nazis. You can also head up the stairs outside to visit the fort on top.

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We took our granddaughter to the aquarium this week. It needs some attention as it is rather run down. The idea is good and there are some interesting exhibits. Wouldn't rush back but enjoyed what we saw.

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Took my niece and she loved it. Based inside the hill its an unusual aquarium and very interesting. She was amazed at how close you can get and despite looking like it needs a renovation for a laid back afternoon, it was nice.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We went into this with an open mind but actually it was terrible. There are probably more fish to look at in our local nursery for free. The signs were under renovation so we weren't entirely sure what we were looking at and there was a dead fish in one tank.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

It cost myself and my daughter a total of 8.50 to have a look around the aquarium. It's not massive but we had fun looking at everything and it's well worth a visit

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