All Ages Indoor Aquarium Animals

Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth

Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth, Clarence Esplanade, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 3PB
023 9287 5222
Average time spent - 1 hours
Featured image for Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth

Things to do at Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth review

Located near the water in Portsmouth is the Blue Reef Aquarium. It is home to sharks and rays plus tropical species in an ocean display and an underwater viewing tunnel.

At the aquarium they have daily talks and feeding times. These include a tropucal tunnel feed, ray talk and otter feed. They have a whole host of creatures waiting to be discovered. From clownfish to otters, there is lots to see. The coral reef exhibit is full of exotic and colourful inhabitants. In their spectacular underwater tunnel you will come face to face with the wonders of the aquatic world.

In their rainforest exhibit you can explore some amazing amphibians including red bellied piranha and iguanas. You can also see what life lurks in British waters.

The aquarium also has an outdoor play area. There is a large play ship, complete with a working ship’s wheel, mast and sails, an interactive ball maze, a selection of musical instruments, springers, gravity bowl and riders. Plus there is a fun splash play area.

Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places still require you to pre-book online in advance.

FAQ and Further Information Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth

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 and reef fish. There is an outdoor play area plus 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 all year round, except for Christmas day. For up to date opening times please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Only assistance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

Please contact the venue.

Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth
Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth
Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth
Photos credited to Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth

*This post contains affiliate links

Join in the conversation of find a great day out near you, join us on Facebook and Instagram 

Top attractions in Hampshire

  • iFLY Indoor Skydiving Basingstoke
    Primary Teens Tweens Indoor Indoor Fun

    iFLY Indoor Skydiving Basingstoke

    iFLY Indoor Skydiving Basingstoke, Basingstoke Leisure Park, Euskirchen, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG22 6PG

  • Flip Out Southampton
    All Ages Indoor Indoor Fun Indoor Play Centres

    Flip Out Southampton

    Flip Out Southampton, 1a School Lane, Southampton, Hampshire, SO53 4DG

  • Flip Out Portsmouth
    All Ages Indoor Indoor Fun Indoor Play Centres

    Flip Out Portsmouth

    Flip Out Portsmouth, 4 Harbourgate, Southampton Rd, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4BQ

  • Flip Out Basingstoke
    All Ages Indoor Indoor Fun Indoor Play Centres

    Flip Out Basingstoke

    Flip Out Basingstoke, Festival Place, Church St, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 7QU

  • Clip ‘n Climb Portsmouth
    Primary Tweens Teens Indoor Indoor Fun Adventure

    Clip ‘n Climb Portsmouth

    Clip 'n Climb Portsmouth, Mountbatten Centre, Alexandra Park, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO2 9QA

  • Clip ‘n Climb Fleet
    Primary Tweens Teens Indoor Indoor Fun Adventure

    Clip ‘n Climb Fleet

    Clip 'n Climb Fleet, 226 Fleet Rd, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 4JE