Blue Reef Aquarium – Explore the sea in an underwater tunnel

Blue Reef Aquarium by Karen Roe

Blue Reef Aquarium

The wonder of the Sea at Blue Reef Aquarium

Blue Reef in Newquay is part of an exciting new generation of aquarium attractions designed to inspire deeper understanding and appreciation of the natural world.

With over 40 living displays featuring fascinating marine life from around the world, Blue Reef has plenty to offer all visitors. Situated on Towan Beach in the centre of Newquay, opposite the famous island, the Blue Reef Aquarium is a stunning visit. Be amazed by the local marine species from the Cornish coast to hundreds of tropical species in the gigantic ocean display complete with an underwater tunnel.

During your visit, you’ll come face to face with incredible sea life with everything from giant crabs and lobsters to seahorses and tropical sharks and you’ll get a chance to find out more about these creatures’ amazing lives in over 40 naturally recreated displays.

Blue Reef is one of the UK’s leading aquariums with a commitment to providing education about the marine environment but in a fun and entertaining way. Our aim is to highlight some of the natural wonders of the underwater world and help explain why it’s so vitally important to look after them.

Regular talks and feeding displays make the aquarium an unforgettable day out – whatever the weather.

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