Opening Times

  • Monday: 10am – 5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
  • Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
  • Thursday: 10am – 5pm
  • Friday: 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday: 10am – 5pm

Halloween fun for October Half Term

Sat 24 October – Sun 1 November Come and see our animals being playful with pumpkins this October Half Term at Tynemouth Aquarium! From charismatic monkeys to incredible river giants we love getting into the spirit of Halloween! Keep your eyes peeled for the deadly stonefish – he’s perfectly camouflaged and frighteningly venomous!  

Dinosaur Day

Saturday 29th August Come and enjoy your Saturday with a ROAR! Pete the Dinosaur is back by popular demand. You can mete Pete the T-Rex and his baby dinosaur friends. Pete will be stomping around the aquarium so give him a wave and make sure you take your photo with him too! Meeting Pete is … Continued

Tynemouth Aquarium’s Giant Half Term

This half term we are all about new! This past year we have been busy making improvements to your aquarium! Come along and see what’s new. Our new exhibit; River Giants takes you deep into the rainforest and brings you up close to some giant fish. You can meet our River Giants this half term … Continued

Facebook Competition Terms and Conditions

🎁Competition Time🎁   To celebrate our first weekend we are giving away food and drinks for four at Bay & Laurel and a family pass to visit Tynemouth Aquarium.   To enter, like our page and tag the person you would bring with you!   Entries close on Tuesday 10th March at 12pm.   We … Continued

Looking back at 2019

2019 has been an amazing year. Not only have we re-branded to Tynemouth Aquarium, but we have also made some amazing changes to the Aquarium. We opened our brand new exhibit – River Giants – an immersive display which brings you the sights and sounds of the Rainforest and up close to some huge fish! … Continued

Summer 2019 at Blue Reef Tynemouth: What’s On?

The six-week summer holidays are prime time for making memories as a family. But to make sure they’re memorable for the right reasons, you have to keep yourselves busy with plenty of stimulating activities and days out. For one, it’ll mean that your little ones continue to learn and develop during the big break from … Continued

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