Things to do at the Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay review
Located by the sea in Newquay, Cornwall is the Blue Reef Aquarium. It is home to many different species including sharks, turtles and a coral reef display. There are over 40 naturally themed habitats at the aquarium.
You will see tanks with fish from the Cornish coasts to the exotic seas. You will also have the opportunity to come face-to-face with some freshwater turtles plus caiman and pufferfish. Their underwater tunnel runs through the ocean tank located at the heart of the aquarium. You will see views of the reef and the sea life that calls it home including loggerhead sea turtles, reef sharks and shoals of colourful fish.
One of the stars of the aquarium is their Giant Pacific octopus. They also have black tip sharks, angelfish, rays, moray eels and lionfish. You can learn more about life in rock pools and find out more about the creatures in the aquarium during daily talks and feeding times.
Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.
FAQ and Further Information Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks.
What are the main things to do?
Aquarium with daily talks themed habitats and there is even an underwater tunnel with sharks loggerhead turtles and reef fish. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult ticket costs £12.50, children 3-12 £9.50. Other pricing options including family tickets and yearly passes are available.
Is there parking?
There is parking nearby, charges apply.
When are they open?
They are open almost all year round. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Only assistance dogs are permitted.
Are they accessible?
Please contact the venue.
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