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Blue Planet Aquarium



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Cheshire Oaks
Ellesmere Port
Cheshire
CH659LF

There's a world of underwater adventure just waiting to be discovered at the Blue Planet Aquarium.

With over 100 living displays in six themed areas reveal the spectacular variety of life in the deep; from tropical sharks and lobsters to seahorses and stingrays.

At the aquarium's heart is the incredible 3.8 million litre Caribbean Reef display, complete with 230ft underwater tunnel, which houses Europe's largest collection of sharks.

Be sure you check out one of our daily Aquatheatre shows and get up close to our divers as they feed the fish in our huge underwater viewing window - all in front of the sharks.

Get close to nature with our hands on interactive rock pools. Learn about exotic fish, live corals and meet our cute clown fish in our Reef Magic exhibit. Other exciting exhibits include seahorses, starfish, piranhas, caiman crocodiles and otters in their spacious outdoor holt. The outdoor Pirate Adventure Playground is another favorite.

Come face to face with the planets deadliest creatures in our awesome Venom attraction. From stinging jellyfish and deadly stonefish to sinister scorpions, black widow spiders and deadly vipers - there's a world of pain to explore!

Dare you enter 'Tarantula Tower' where you will be able to step inside a Perspex tower surrounded by up to 50 giant spiders.

Explore our amazing indoor cave system which leads to our crystal clear lagoon - home to hundreds of brightly coloured reef fish.

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(2015 times)

Open daily from 10.00am to 6.00pm.


Admission Charges

(2015 prices)

Adults £16.50
Children (up to 12 years) £11.95
Concession £14.50
Family (2 adults/2 children) £55.00
Children under 90cm free


Directions

Just 20 minutes from the M6, M56 at junction 15 and M53 junction 10 - follow the brown tourist signs. Mainline train stations are at Ellesmere Port (5 miles) and Chester (8 miles). Regular bus services from Liverpool, Chester, Hooton and Ellesmere Port.


Blue Planet Aquarium Postcode for SatNav: CH659LF

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