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Europe's biggest tank has now got Europe's biggest collection of sharks and rays - Atlantic Ocean is a must see exhibit. Next to this is Ocean Drifters, the UK's largest collection of jellyfish and native species.

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National Marine Aquarium
Rope Walk, Coxside, PLYMOUTH, PL4 0LF

Features

Facilities
  • Parking nearby
  • Cafe
Accessibility
  • Fully accessible
  • Accessible toilets
Opening Times
  • Open all year
  • Opening Times: Open all year daily, 10-5 (last admission 4). Closed 25-26 Dec and 1 Jan

About The area

Discover Devon

With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.

Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them. 

Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.

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