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Attraction Information

No need to pack your swimsuit for this underwater adventure, which takes you on a journey from local waters to the more exotic over 40 different displays. Tynemouth Aquarium is the perfect attraction to see amazing animals in the world's waters. At this fantastic aquarium, you will see exotic fish, zebra sharks and amazing seals!
Over on the native sandy seabeds see sharks and rays gracefully swimming. Spot the reef fish that speed around the coral and watch out for the claws of the crabs, lobsters and shrimps! Here you have a chance to see the ocean displays and have a nice time with your family. 
This blue reef aquarium has new adventures for you to see! With daily talks about the adorable seals, you will have a chance to see the St Mary's Island and Mississippi river exhibits. Along your walks around the different exhibits, you will even see the river giants up close! All the animals are well taken care of by the enthusiastic people who work here!
Now, this sounds like an exciting adventure to see! You can even see the tropical seas, endangered animals, seal cover and the world's deadliest fish! 
There is a wide range of different sea animals you are able to see! You will have different encounters with reef fishes through the ocean tunnels letting you see the amazing fish! During your walks along the aquarium, you will see different animals. From coral reef fish to tropical sharks, you will see like you're in a different country!
You will be able to experience the tropical rainforest and see all types of huge fish! This family-friendly attraction will let the whole family learn about the different animals. 
Talks and Feeds event:
You can have a chance to listen to information about the different animals and even attend shows! During the talks, you will hear loads of interesting facts about amazing animals! On your family fun day out you can even watch a seal show outside! You will be able to see the cute seals in water living displays! 
Food and Drink:
Why not grab yourself a hot drink after your exciting day out? With cost booths and views of the coastline. You can grab yourself some delicious hot food and drinks to keep yourself warm this winter! All the food is freshly made and filled with amazing flavours too.
Gift shop:
Want to purchase some fun gifts or toys? Then the gift shop has everything from cuddly teddies to jewellery. You can purchase everything here! With loads of gifts made from recycled materials!

So are you ready to attend this popular, family-friendly attraction? Filled with your favourite sea animals and water shows. This is the perfect place for the whole family to visit and learn about the different animals. All tickets are selling at reasonable prices, so make sure you book your tickets now!
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Opening Times

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Closed 25th December

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (3-12) : £11.50
  • Adult (17-18+) : £16.25

General Admission
£16.25 Standard

£11.50 Junior (3-12yrs)

£14.70 Concession

Under 3’s are free

£52.50 Family Ticket

Car parks are run by the local authority and charges may differ. Please contact North Tyneside Council for more info.

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Yes, there is parking nearby.

Per Hour: £1.20

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Contact Details

Grand Parade
Tyne and Wear

Tel: 0191 2581031

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