Bournemouth Aquarium

Bournemouth Aquarium

Bournemouth Aquarium is a popular tourist attraction located in the coastal town of Bournemouth, England. The aquarium features a diverse collection of marine life from all over the world, including tropical fish, sharks, sea turtles, and penguins.

Visitors can explore the aquarium’s exhibits, including a walk-through underwater tunnel where they can see marine creatures swimming all around them. The aquarium also hosts regular educational talks and feeding sessions, providing visitors with a fascinating insight into the behavior and habits of different species.

Bournemouth Aquarium also boasts stunning views of the seafront and is within easy walking distance of many other local attractions. It is an excellent destination for families, school groups, or anyone interested in learning more about the wonders of the ocean.


  • Reef Shark Feeding Experience
  • Stingray Feeding Experience
  • Turtle Feeding Experience
  • Otter Enrichment Experience
  • VIP Penguin Feeding Experience
  • Aquarist for the day
  • Meet our playful penguins
  • Otter Oasis
  • Africa & Asia
  • Penguin Beach Encounter
  • Shark Wreck Reef
  • Marine Research Laboratory
  • Crocodile Rocks
  • Crocodile Rocks
  • Tunnel (under shark wreck reef)
  • Abyss
  • Global Meltdown
  • Key West

Opening Times

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


Oceanarium, Pier Approach, Bournemouth BH2 5AA

Phone Number

01202 311993




Map Location

Ticket Price List

TicketsOnline prices fromGate price from
Child (3-15 years)£8.99£10.95
Family of three£30.95£31.95
Family of four£32.95£34.95
Family of five£37.95£39.95
Family of six£44.95£46.95
Disabled adult£13.00£13.50
Disabled child£9.25£9.95
Accompanying carer£0.00£0.00

Welcome to the Oceanarium


Is there car parking?Nearby
Can I bring my own food?Yes
Is there food and drink?Yes
Is there a toilet?Yes
Can I take my dog?Assistance dogs only

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