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Pier Approach, West Beach, BOURNEMOUTH, BH2 5AA

Take an underwater adventure around the waters of the world and come face to face with hundreds of awesome creatures. Home to all your favourites from flamboyant clownfish and tiny terrapins, to stunning sharks and the infamous piranha, immerse yourself in a sea of colour, with 10 spectacular recreated environments including the Great Barrier Reef underwater tunnel. Experience the world's first Interactive Dive Cage - take a virtual adventure to discover more about magnificent sea creatures, without getting wet. And don't miss the Global Meltdown experience and find out what would happen if the ice caps melted and the world was flooded with water. Spectacular theming, state-of-the-art technology and amazing interactive displays, make Global Meltdown an experience not to be missed.

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Tel: 01202 311993
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Opening times

Open all year, daily from 10. Late night opening during school summer hols. Closed 25 Dec
Average visit 1.5hr




Fully accessible. Lift



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From A338 Wessex Way, follow Oceanarium tourist signs

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