Hastings Aquarium

Hastings Aquarium

Hastings Aquarium is a popular attraction that captivates visitors with its fascinating array of marine life. The facility showcases an extensive collection of aquatic creatures, including tropical fish, sea turtles, and a range of shark species. Interactive exhibits and touch tanks provide a hands-on experience for visitors to learn more about these fascinating animals.

One of the most impressive features of the aquarium is the giant ocean tank, which offers a unique view of the underwater world. Guided tours provide an in-depth understanding of the ecosystem, and visitors can witness feeding sessions and learn about conservation efforts to protect marine life.

The aquarium also serves as a hub for research and conservation efforts, working with local and international organizations to promote environmental awareness and protect marine species. Educational programs for all ages are available to promote understanding and appreciation for the ocean and its inhabitants.

Hastings Aquarium is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in marine biology, offering a unique and engaging experience that is both educational and inspiring.


  • Native Zone
  • Nursery
  • Ray Tank
  • Ocean Tank
  • Rivers & Estuaries
  • Jungle Room
  • Octopus!

Opening Times

Monday: 10am – 5.30pm
Tuesday: 10am – 5.30pm
Wednesday: 10am – 5.30pm
Thursday: 10am – 5.30pm
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 5.30pm
Sunday: 10am – 5.30pm


Rock-a-Nore Rd, Hastings TN34 3DW

Phone Number

01424 718776






Map Location

Ticket Price List

Online StandardAged 13 – 64 years£13.50
Online JuniorAged 3 to 12 years£10.50
Online ConcessionAge 65 + or student with valid ID card£12.50
Online Family 42 Standard (aged 13 to 64 years) and 2 Juniors (aged 3 to 12 years)£46.00
Disabled Standard plus free CarerDisabled Standard ticket (13 – 64 years) plus one free Carer£13.50
Disabled Junior plus free CarerDisabled Junior ticket (3 – 12 years old) plus one free Carer£10.50
Disabled Concession plus free CarerDisabled Concession ticket (Over 65 or Student with valid ID) plus one free Carer£12.50
Guide BookGuide Book to the Aquarium£2.99
Free ToddlerAged 0-2 years£0.00

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Is there car parking?Parking is available next to the aquarium
Can I bring my own food?No
Is there food and drink?Café
Is there a toilet?Yes
Can I take my dog?Assistance dogs only

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