Lake District Coast Aquarium
Average time spent – 2-3+ hours.
Things to do at Lake District Coast Aquarium review
The Lake District coast aquarium is in Maryport, Cumbria. The venue has aquatic displays, model boats, crazy golf and an adventure play park.
The aquarium first opened in 1997. They have daily fish feeding and talks. Your ticket is valid for all day so you can come and go as you please. They have 75 displays and family-friendly things to do. They have freshwater displays with native fish. The Sealab is where they breed lobsters. There is a shark and ray pool which brings you really close to these sea creatures. Plus many more displays including tropical fish, jellyfish, rock pools and more.
They have a 14 hole crazy golf course. Children under 3 can play for free with paying adults and you don’t need a ticket for the aquarium to be able to play. The course enjoys views out to the harbour. Kids will love the nautical-themed playpark with a zip wire, a sinking boat to play on and more. There is also the opportunity to manoeuvre your own mini boat around their boating pond.
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Important Information Lake District Coast Aquarium
Eating – There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks which enjoys scenic views of the Solway.
Facilities in brief – Aquarium with 75 exhibits, daily talks, mini-golf, playpark and boating pond. There are toilets and a cafe.
Entry price – *Mid-range
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult ticket costs £9.50, children 3 and over are £6, under 3s are free. Other pricing options including family tickets are available.
Opening: They are open for most of the year and only close on Christmas day and Boxing day. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.
Dog friendly? Only assistance dogs are permitted
Address: S Quay, Maryport CA15 8AB, Cumbria, England. Phone: 01900 814774
Category – Aquarium – Indoors and Outdoors – Suitable for all ages
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