Venue Hire

Looking for a unique venue on Bristol’s Harbourside? Bristol Aquarium offers a variety of settings for your event. A unique setting with thousands of marine life and exotic plants too! 


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Aquarium Displays and Foyer

Host a drinks reception in the Bristol Aquarium and marvel at a wide variety of fish species and tropical gardens. Continue the party in the atmospheric foyer space under the canopied ceiling.

Perfect for – dinners, drink receptions, networking and parties.

Turing Room

This spacious purpose built meeting room has natural light and a dedicated lobby area for registration or refreshments. With in-built AV it’s a convenient option for your booking.

Perfect for – workshops, meetings, away days and presentations.

Large Screen Theatre

Formally home to an IMAX cinema this large auditorium retains the impressive 19 x 15m screen to create the ultimate visual experience. The theatre has tiered seating for 340 people with a small stage area.

Perfect for – presentations, lectures, film screenings and conferences.



Do something different this Christmas and hold your party at Bristol Aquarium!

Start your night with a glass of fizz as you explore the night time underwater world of the Aquarium, surrounded by mesmerising marine life.

You’ll then enjoy a delicious festive feast under an atmospheric canopy of twinkling lights before indulging in your favourite tipple at the Abyss Bar and dancing the night away.



For any enquiries or for more information please contact our friendly team on [email protected] or 0117 929 8929. We look forward to welcoming you and your guests!