News Pieces

Coronavirus Statement

Saturday 14th March 2020 Hello Visitor, Tynemouth Aquarium would like to reassure you that we are doing everything we can to ensure the safety of all of our visitors in response to ongoing Coronavirus (COVID 19) situation. We want you to feel as safe and comfortable as possible when you visit us. We are operating […]

Our new seaview restaurant – Bay and Laurel

Bay & Laurel is Tynemouth’s newest sea front restaurant based at Tynemouth Aquarium. The restaurant is open to the general public as well as aquarium visitors and is dog friendly too. Bay & Laurel serves great food and drink in beautiful surroundings with stunning sea views. In the summer the restaurant will open up with […]

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 […]

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! […]

6 fishy facts about our new River Giants 

6 fishy facts about our new River Giants  This October marked the opening of our amazing new River Giants exhibition, bringing together tank-busting fish from rivers as far away as the Amazon – so not the kind of thing you could ever spot in the Tyne, Wear or Tees!  If you’ve not been to see […]