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Tynemouth Aquarium

  • Tynemouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Aquariums

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. Marvel at the graceful black tip reef shark, which can grow to almost 2 metres in length and watch the cownose rays and colourful fish swim above your head as you walk through the ocean tunnel.

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!

Stay dry while exploring the ocean! 

  • Birthday parties
  • Shop
  • Café

Opening hours

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

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes


General Admission
Adults: £11.30
Kids (3-12): £8.75
Concessions: £10.25
Under 3's: free
Family (2 adults, 2 kids): £39.10
Family (2 adults, 3 kids): £47.60

Travel & Contact Information


Grand Parade, Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear, NE3O 4JF, England

Phone number

0191 2581031



Click here to visit Tynemouth Aquarium's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Per Hour: £1.20

Yes, there are 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, Tynemouth Aquarium is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Tynemouth Aquarium have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Tynemouth Aquarium has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Additional information

Public Transport

If traveled by public transport, show your bus or metro ticket when purchasing your tickets and you can save £2.00 per person on admission.

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