Ilfracombe Aquarium

Local Aquatic Exhibits

*LOCAL AQUATIC EXHIBITS *PIER CAFÉ WITH HARBOUR VIEW DECK *FUNKY FISH GIFT SHOP* Established since 2001, this exciting, award winning, all weather, family attraction is the ‘MUST VISIT’ attraction whilst in Ilfracombe

 The LOCAL AQUATIC EXHIBITS are a lovingly-cared-for, collection of living exhibits displaying over 75 species of aquatic animals from North Devon. They provide a unique and fascinating zoned journey of discovery from the source of an Exmoor stream to the coast and beyond – to Lundy and it’s Marine Protected Area. Complimentary childrens’ quizzes follow fun trails and are offered on entry.

Friendly, caring, knowledgeable staff engage and offer conversation, feeding demonstrations and remain on hand throughout to help.

The aquarium also offers the FUNKY FISH GIFT SHOP where a great range of good value, unusual aquatic themed gifts can be purchased. THE PIER CAFE provides a wide variety of delicious, sensibly priced, quality products available to enjoy in a relaxing and beautiful sun-trap, harbourside environment. Free wifi.

New for 2019

Exciting New Exhibits, children’s quizzes and enhanced café space with Café Harbour View Deck; providing stunning elevated views of the harbour, Verity & St. Nicholas’ Chapel. The team here look forward to welcoming you..