Suitable for all ages
Venue type: Indoor
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. Are you brave enough to come face to face with the sharks and stingrays living at the centre? You’ll feel as though you’ve 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 too be missed as Bristol is the only aquarium in the UK to feature a giant botanical house!
- Home to 1000s of aquatic creatures
- Huge underwater tunnel
- UK’s only aquarium with a botanical house!
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available Nearby
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol, Somerset and Bristol, BS1 5TT, England
Click here to visit Bristol Aquarium's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Closing time varies depending on the season. Call or check the link before you visit.
Adult (13+): £14.75
Kids (3-12): £9.75
Family (2 adults + 2 kids): £47.00
Grandparent Family (2 concession + 2 kids): £44.00
Kids under 3 years: FREE
The last entry time is 1 hour before closing time.
No pets are allowed.
Floor surfaces change throughout the aquarium and for safety reasons we advise visitors not to wear stiletto heels during a visit.
Baby food facilities
There are baby food/milk warming facilities available.
Access is available to the whole aquarium for service dogs, wheelchairs and mobility scooters.
Millennium Square Car Park (2min walk)
Prince Street NCP (5min walk)
Whapping Wharf Car Park (10min walk)
From Bristol Temple Meads train station, Bristol Aquarium is 20 minute walk, 17 minute Ferry ride or a 10 minute bus ride. There is a bus stop on Anchor Road outside the Aquarium.
Written by Clairel.kettlewell . 06.08.17
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.