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Blue Planet Aquarium

#3 of 18 things to do in Ellesmere Port Features Animals
Longlooms Road East | Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port CH65 9LF, England
0151 357 880
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This will probably be the easiest review I have ever done. It's very over priced at £17+ each, you... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David A
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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Worth the money

My child loves fish and sharks and we go the sea world at Blackpool and Trafford centre a lot but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dannybmanchester14
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Britain's Best Aquarium! Come and see Europe's largest collections of sharks through our amazing 71 metre underwater tunnel. You can even swim with them! (Pre-booking necessary - call for details. With over 100 exhibits and 1000's of animals from around the world, there's something for the whole family at Blue Planet Aquarium.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good21%
  • Average29%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible15%
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“shark dive” (62 reviews)
“marine life” (29 reviews)
“main tank” (36 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Longlooms Road East | Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port CH65 9LF, England
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0151 357 880
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This will probably be the easiest review I have ever done. It's very over priced at £17+ each, you also have to pay for car parking depending how long you stay 'starting' at £2.50 and they shut the cafe very early so we couldnt even...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My child loves fish and sharks and we go the sea world at Blackpool and Trafford centre a lot but this is a lot better value for money we really enjoyed it

Thank dannybmanchester14
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having been blue planet several times. I have to say it's a great place to go but you can easily have walked round it within an hour or two. For the price, I'd say head to Chester zoo for a full days worth of enjoyment....More

Thank PMagraw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a good day, we enjoyed the walk around and some of the talks. There was a member of staff, Maria, who was very informative, approachable and didn't speak to us like we didn't know anything about the marine life she was presenting.

Thank emiliagrace1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't spend that long here really but was good what we seen, kids were made up to see live sharks, was in dubai 2 months ago and they have a bigger tank in the shopping mall that you can see for free so for the...More

Thank bagpuss290570
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love it here, it's fun and colourful. It can get mega busy in school holidays. I would go to this place more often but it's just too expensive.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice day out seeing various animals, 1 year old enjoyed it too, best part was walking through the tunnels, throughly enjoyed.

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an enjoyable, full afternoon with two 11year old boys. Got discounted entrance tickets online making it good value for money. We went on a weekend day around midday and it was very busy, the queue went outside, but moved steadily. Being busy inside didn't...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

£17.75 to get in then they charge you £2.50 for parking. We were there 75 minutes. First time i have been there and it was a letdown. Not value for money at all.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife had a great time there. Got there 1130am and left at 345pm so a good visit.we had lunch in the Caffè and watched the talk about the sharks and other fish in the theatre which was very informative. There is a...More

Thank Victor L
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Steven A
Do you have any discount for serving forces personnel or veterans?
May 1, 2017|
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Response from PJBPA | Property representative |
Hi Yes we offer armed forces discount of £2 per ticket on standard, junior, and concession tickets purchased at the door.
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Laura B
I am doing the shark encounter next month at 4pm . How long does it last in total ? 4pm seemed late in the day. I am coming with my husband and 4 year old so just thinking how late it will be . Thanks
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Laura, unfortunately I didn't do the dive with sharks nevertheless I am a diver and I would not expect you to be In the water for much more than 20 minutes. Hope this helps.
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tinamcknn
What is the cost
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Astravxr07 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, It is £18 per adult. not sure on children's prices but they was cheaper.
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