Blue Reef Aquarium



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Take the ultimate undersea safari at the Blue Reef Aquarium. Discover Cornish marine life from native sharks and rays to the incredibly intelligent and playful octopus. From here journey through warmer waters to watch the magical seahorses, unusual shape-shifting, jet-propelled cuttlefish and the vibrant, swaying tentacles of living sponges and anemones. The safari continues through the underwater tunnel below a tropical sea. Here you will encounter the activities of a coral reef alive with shoals of brightly coloured fish and the graceful, black tip reef sharks which glide silently overhead. Daily talks and regular feeding demonstrations bring the experience to life. Events all year, please see website for details.

Blue Reef Aquarium
Towan Promenade, NEWQUAY, TR7 1DU


  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Parking nearby
  • Cafe
  • Fully accessible
  • Facilities: Lifts, wheelchairs & beach wheelchair, ramps, parking
  • Accessible toilets
Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Opening Times: Open all year, daily from 10. Closed 25 Dec

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