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Bristol Aquarium

4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)
  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Aquariums

Attraction Information

Get ready to take a magical tour through the wonders of the ocean and uncover the secrets the waters hold! You don’t want to miss out on the chance to visit over 40 naturally themed displays at Bristol Aquarium.

Watch as thousands of amazing aquatic creatures glide through the water including seahorses, puffer fish, piranhas and more. You’ll feel as though your diving straight into the Great Barrier Reef as you journey through the Bay of Rays, the Mighty Amazon and the Coral Seas!

Then wander through the underwater tunnel and marvel at the sharks and fish swimming above your head, try spot your favourite fishy friend! When you finally head back to dry land venture through the huge Urban Jungle, not to be missed as Bristol is the only aquarium in the UK to feature a giant botanical house!

  • Home to 1000s of aquatic creatures
  • Giant botanical house teeming with tropical plants!
  • Located in the heart of Bristol


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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Closed 25th December

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes


General Admission
Adults (13+): £16.50
Kids (3-12): £10.85
Under 3s: Free
Concessions: £14.50
Family (2 adults, 2 kids): £53.70
Grandparent Family (2 65+ & 2 kids): £49.70

Travel & Contact Information


Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol, Somerset and Bristol, BS1 5TT, England

Phone number

0117 9298929



Click here to visit Bristol Aquarium's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Millennium Square Car Park is the closest car park (2 minute walk). 

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, Bristol Aquarium is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Bristol Aquarium have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Assistance/Guide Dogs only


Excellent exhibits 4 out of 5 stars

We visited here with a group of friends a few months ago my two daughters (2) (5) loved it there was such an ray of of exhibits they loved the sea horses I would certainly recommend of children of any age.

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