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.
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 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.
Only assistance dogs are permitted.
Are they accessible?
Please contact the venue.
*This post contains affiliate links