Birthday Parties

Children’s Birthday Parties!

Enjoy an unforgettable undersea birthday adventure at Bristol Aquarium – plus from 12th April – 16th May your birthday party will enjoy EXCLUSIVE use of the aquarium!

Join our expert guide for a VIP tour around the aquarium, take part in an exclusive fish feeding opportunity and get involved with a workshop session too!

We offer unique, fun and hassle-free parties for youngsters in a stimulating, safe environment.


Underwater Tunnel


Shark, Pirate and Mermaid Themed Parties

Whether you’re shark crazy, love pirates or are mad about mermaids we’ve got the party theme for you!

Themed parties are aimed at children 4-10 years and include 2 hours of fishy fun:

  • An exclusive fish feeding experience
  • An interactive workshop
  • Lunch in your own, specially-themed VIP area:
  • A VIP tour of the aquarium with an expert

All with your own dedicated party host!

We guarantee our birthday parties are like nothing on earth!

Book early to avoid disappointment

The birthday party is costed at £15.95 per child. Children under 3years are FREE.

We require 10 paying people to host the party. Adults are costed at £16.95 and can be included in the 10 paying people to qualify but food will not be included for adults.

Party bags can also be prepared (and themed) ready for you for a small additional cost.

Call 0117 929 8929 to check availability and book your child’s birthday party today!


Covid-19 Safety

The aquarium is currently closed under Government rules amid the Coronavirus Pandemic. Children’s parties however are allowed to take place from 12th April, and while we continue to be closed this means your party can enjoy the Aquarium displays to yourselves! We are planning to re-open the Aquarium on 17th May.

Government rules apply:

  • Parent and child groups up to 15 people (not including under 5s)
  • Social Distancing rules apply throughout
  • Adults aged 12+ must wear a face covering throughout (unless seated and eating/ drinking or medically exempt)



Terms and Conditions

  • At least one adult MUST be present throughout the whole party.
  • Bristol Aquarium parties are suitable for children 4 – 10 years old.
  • Birthday parties are for a minimum of 10 paying people.
  • One Adult entry is free with every 5 paying children.
  • A non-refundable deposit of £25 is taken at the point of booking to secure your date. The remaining balance is settled on the day of the party.
  • Lunch is provided for children with the price, which includes a sandwich, crisps and a drink. (Please inform us of any dietary requirements).
  • We do not provide a cake as part of the party package.
  • Party members are asked to arrive ten minutes before the party to ensure we can start and finish promptly.
  • Bristol Aquarium members receive a 10% discount on the overall cost of parties at Bristol Aquarium.

Birthday Party Invitations

Click here to download specially designed Bristol Aquarium birthday party invitations.