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  • Friday : 10:00AM - 04:00 PM
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  • Monday : 10:00AM - 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday : 10:00AM - 04:00 PM

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! 

Take a look at our Events Brochure here!

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 – drink receptions, networking and parties.

Capacity: 250 standing. 

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.

Capacity: 50 Theatre, 40 Cabaret, 30 Boardroom.


Formally home to an IMAX cinema this large auditorium retains the original IMAX sound system for an immersive audio experience! The auditorium comes equipped with a cinema grade projector and can be used to screen films and documentaries. The theatre has tiered seating for 300 people with a small stage area at the front which has a connection to our PA system for presenting.

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

Capacity: 300 Theatre

Accessibility Statement

Our function rooms on 2nd and 3rd floor, as well as the Auditorium is accessible via lift.
We have space for around 10-15 wheelchair users behind the top row of the Auditorium with no restricted viewing.

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

See our Venue Hire Brochure below!

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