Suitable for ages: Babies and Toddlers (0-3), Young Children (4-8) and Older Children (9-12)
Venue type: Outdoor
Located beneath the world-famous Forth Rail Bridge, Deep Sea World is Scotland's national aquarium.
With more than 40 naturally-themed displays home to over 2,000 creatures - ranging from seahorses and stingrays to seals and sharks – the award-winning aquarium provides an incredible voyage of discovery through the planet's rivers, lakes and oceans.
The incredible 4.5 million litre Underwater Safari is home to one of Europe's largest collections of sharks – including 3m long sand tiger sharks - as well as hundreds of other fascinating marine life like rays, wrasse and mackerel.
Don't miss the outdoor seal sanctuary - home to a resident family of adorable common seals!
Other displays feature everything from mudskippers and piranhas to lionfish and moray eels. Be sure to catch the daily dive and feeding shows and watch the divers as they feed the sharks in the underwater tunnel.
Plus SPAN: The Tale of Three Bridges: Created especially for Deep Sea World by the Fife Cultural Trust this is a fascinating day out for the whole family. Discover all about the brilliant and brave pioneers who created three iconic Forth crossings, build your own bridge, play giant snakes and ladders and don't miss the electronic model railway bridge! Free entry as part of your Deep Sea World visit!
- Restaurant Onsite
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
Getting There and Contact Information
Forthside Terrace, North Queensferry, Kingdom of Fife, KY11 1JR, Scotland
Click here to visit Deep Sea World's website
01383 411 880
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
Closed Christmas day and New Year.
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The welcoming cafe has wonderful views of the Forth Rail Bridge. Here you can enjoy the wide selection of teas, coffees, and cakes or treat the whole family to lunch with meal deals for parents and special kids boxes for the youngsters. Healthier options include salads and baked potatoes with a variety of toppings available. The friendly cafe staff is always ready to help make your whole visit to Deep Sea World a special treat.
There are two baby changing areas and one disabled toilet facility.
Find the perfect memento of your day in the exciting gift shop. There is something for everyone from toys and games, to jewellery to sweeties. The gift shop is also a great place to find gifts for all your special occasions.
Baby food facilities
Food and milk warming facilities in the cafeteria, ask staff for assistance.