Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay

Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay

Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay is an award-winning tourist attraction located in the town of Newquay, Cornwall, in the United Kingdom. The aquarium is home to a wide variety of marine life, including sharks, turtles, octopuses, seahorses, and colourful fish from all over the world. Visitors can learn about the animals through interactive exhibits, educational talks, and feeding sessions.

One of the highlights of Blue Reef Newquay is the giant ocean tank, which holds over 200,000 litres of water and is home to a diverse range of species, including stingrays, moray eels, and sharks. The aquarium also features a tropical reef zone, a seahorse nursery, and a rock pool exhibit, where visitors can get up close and personal with starfish, crabs, and other fascinating creatures.

Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay is committed to marine conservation and education. The aquarium participates in various research and conservation projects and hosts educational programs and workshops for schools and groups. With its stunning exhibits and commitment to conservation, Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in the marine world.


  • Cornish Waters
  • Tropical Rivers
  • Cold Seas
  • Warm Seas
  • Ocean Tunnel
  • Nurseries

Opening Times

Monday: 10am – 6pm
Tuesday: 10am – 6pm
Wednesday: 10am – 6pm
Thursday: 10am – 6pm
Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 10am – 6pm


Towan Promenade, Newquay TR7 1DU

Phone Number

01637 878134




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Ticket Price List

Standard (13+ years)(under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult)£13.25
Junior (3 – 12 years)(must be accompanied by an adult)£10.25
ChildChild under 3 yearsFree
Concession(65+ years, student & additional carers)£12.25
Family of 4(2 Standard & 2 Junior)£45.00
Friends Pack(4 Standard)£52.00

Everything There is to See at Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay


Is there car parking?St Georges Road Car Park (TR7 1JS)
Can I bring my own food?Yes
Is there food and drink?Café
Is there a toilet?Yes
Can I take my dog?Assistance dogs only

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