Opening Hours & Ticket Prices

Open daily from 10am

Monday to Friday       10am – 4pm

Weekends                    10am – 5pm 

  • Last entry is one hour before closing.
  • We are open all bank holidays. The only day we are closed is Christmas Day.
  • Opening hours vary throughout the year.

Day admission tickets

Buy tickets at a discounted rate online in advance of your visit.

To redeem your ticket simply show your booking confirmation with a print out or electronic device on arrival.

Tickets are valid for 6months from the date of purchase.

If you would like to purchase tickets as a gift please click here.

Standard (13 yrs+)£14.75£13.28Buy Now & Save
Junior (3-12 yrs)£9.75£8.78Buy Now & Save
Child Under 3yearsFREEFREEObtained on arrival
Concession* (disabled, student, 60+)£13.25£11.93Buy Now & Save
Carer* (when accompanying one disabled concession visitor)FREEFREEObtained on arrival
Family (2 standard and 2 junior)£47.00£42.10Buy Now & Save
Grandparent Family (2 60+ and 2 junior)£44.00£39.40Buy Now & Save

*Proof of eligibility required on arrival to the Aquarium

(Please call us on 0117 929 8929 for our special discounted group rates for 15 or more paying people).

Terms and Conditions:

  • Discounted online tickets are not valid with any other offer or ticket promotion. 
  • There is a £1.50 booking fee per transaction (not per ticket).
  • Please note that the prices quoted are for the aquarium only – the IMAX theatre is no longer in operation.
  • Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable and accordingly may not be sold or passed to any third party.
  • Displays, talks and feeds are subject to change.

Ticket types:

  • Standard adult (aged 13+)
  • Junior (ages 3 – 12)
  • Concession (registered disabled, student with valid NUS card or 60+)
  • Family (2 standard adults, 2 juniors)
  • Grandparent Family (2 60+, 2 juniors)

Please note there is no box to tick when purchasing tickets online for visitors who qualify for free entry inc. children who are under 3 years old and official carers who are accompanying a disabled visitor who purchase a concession ticket.


Annual Membership prices

Join the action all year round, enjoy discounts, special events and more.

SPECIAL OFFER! We will refund your entry ticket against an annual membership if you decide to join us on the day of your visit. Read more about becoming an annual member here.

Standard (aged 13+)£39.83Buy Now
Junior (aged 3 - 12)£26.33Buy Now
Concession (students or aged 60+)*£35.78Buy Now
Concession (disabled with carer if required)*£35.78Buy Now
Family of 4 (2 standard and 2 junior)£132.30Buy Now

*Proof of eligibility required on arrival to the Aquarium

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Caution! Our floor surfaces change throughout the aquarium and for safety reasons we advise visitors not to wear stiletto heels during a visit.